- A woman was hacked at a railway station while waiting to catch the train
- A knife-wielding man hacked the woman on her face and tried to escape
- The victim suffered severe injuries and is admitted to hospital
A woman was repeatedly hacked by a man at Kuttipuram railway station on Monday night. A knife-wielding man stabbed the woman who was waiting to catch a train to Bengaluru.
The victim, a native of Vengadu, Athippara, suffered severe injuries on her jaws. She had been admitted to a private hospital in Perinthalmanna.
The incident took place at 9 pm. The attacker tried to escape after hacking her but the passengers and local people managed to catch him.
He was later handed over in police custody.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:34 PM IST