BJP worker killed in bomb explosion in Kannur

August 21, 2016 02:49 am | Updated 02:49 am IST - KANNUR:

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was killed in a bomb explosion in a house at Kottayampoyil, near Koothuparamba, here on Saturday evening.

The police identified the deceased as Deeshith (23), son of a local BJP worker. The police said that the incident occurred at 7.30 p.m. The house was damaged in the blast. The police suspect that the explosion took place while making crude bombs. The injured have been rushed to hospital at Thalassery where he was declared brought dead.

Top News Today

Comments

Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.