In a shocking incident reported from Kottayam district, a housewife was hacked to death by a migrant labourer. The assailant fatally attacked 75yearold Thresiyamma of Kattachira inside her house.
Six others, including Thresiyamma’s husband, also sustained injuries in the attack. The injured have been admitted to the medical college in Kottayam with the condition of one person said to be critical.
The assailant, who was beaten up by the locals, is also undergoing treatment at the hospital. It was not known immediately why the labourer attacked the people.