Gangs attacks doctor

Three men on a motorcycle attacked a 59-year-old doctor in R.A. Puram on Saturday while he was walking to a nearby hospital. Abhiramapuram police sources identified the victim as S.D. Subbiah who had served at GH. The attack took place around 5.45 p.m. on 1{+s}{+t}Main Road, C.P. Ramaswamy Salai, when Subbiah was walking towards a nearby private hospital where he practises. The trio attacked the doctor with knives and sickles and fled the spot. Subbiah sustained injuries on the back of his neck and hands and was rushed by onlookers to hospital. He is said to be in a critical condition.