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One hurt in bomb attack at BJP office


Kannur : A 36-year-old RSS activist was injured in an attack, while bombs were hurled at a BJP party office in separate incidents of violence in the district, the police said on Wednesday.

The activist K M Suresh, an auto driver by profession, was injured in the knee when some unidentified persons attacked him at Thalassery last evening.  He has been admitted to a hospital here and his condition is stated to be serious, they said.

A case has been registered against unknown assailants, police said, adding, they suspect it to be a fallout of political rivalry.  Police had recovered some swords, knives and iron rods near the BJP district committee office here on Tuesday.