Staff Reporter

KHAMMAM: Thirthala Shravan, 24, a student from Mucherla village, some 22 km from Khammam, was among four Indian students hurt in a racial attack in Melbourne and his condition was said to be critical.

He came under the attack of the offenders while celebrating the birthday party of a relative. His father, Chidambaram, and mother, Prameela were on their way to Melbourne.

The Federation of Indian Students Association had been in touch with the parents of the injured student.