CPIM worker killed in Pinarayi

Thursday, May 19, 2016,17:08 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kannur | In an election related violence one CPIM worker killed when country bomb hurled against a victory march in progress by the Left Democratic Front at Pinarayi in Dharmadom constituency this evening. CPIM accused that RSS was behind the attack.
The deceased has been identified as Raveendran. Five other workers are injured. Police rushed to the area where high tension is mounting. The front’s winning candidate from the constituency Pinarayi Vijayan is the Chief Minister probable of the state.
First reports indicate that Raveendran was run over by a vehicle allegedly driven by the assailants. According to eyewitness accounts the attackers dared into the procession hurling country bombs and in the melee Raveendran caught under the vehicle and killed on the spot.