Karnataka

Acid attack on Cong. workers

Around 10 Congress party workers were injured in an acid attack while they were carrying out a procession to celebrate the victory of their party candidate in the urban local body polls in Tumakuru on Monday.

Congress candidate Inayathulla Khan was carrying out the procession along with his supporters on Barline road when some miscreants threw acid on them. The supporters felt a burning sensation on their skin and they were immediately shifted to Kothi Thopu primary health centre.

Police are conducting investigation on the acid attack.

The family members of those injured demanded an inquiry and alleged that it was done deliberately.

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