The injured has been identified as M.K. Shinoj (29), a resident of Illathuthazhe at Thalassery. Having suffered the stab injuries in his arms and legs, he was admitted to the General Hospital at Thalassery.
The police said that Shinoj, an autorickshaw driver, was attacked at around midnight when he was on his way home. The BJP alleged that the local CPI(M) workers were behind the attack. —Special Correspondent