KERALA

Man found dead near blood bank

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, MARCH 3 . A 58-year-old man was found dead in front of the Blood Bank of the Medical College Hospital (MCH) on Wednesday morning. The police identified the deceased as Surendran Nair, a resident of Ulloor.

Falls to death: A 42-year-old man died after he fell from a rubber tree in the compound of his house at Vellarada. Police identified the deceased as J. Augustine. The incident occurred at around 11-30 a.m.

Knifed to death: One person was knifed to death and another seriously injured in an attack by an inebriated 20-year-old youth at Kanakode in the Vattapara police station limits late tonight. The assailant, identified as Rajesh, first attacked Sasi Nadar, and later turned his ire on Jayakumaran Nair, who tried to intervene. Jayakumaran Nair who suffered a deep wound in his chest, died at the Medical College Hospital.

Arrested: The city police today arrested a 26-year-old person, Young, from Pattoor in connection with the armed assault on a person near the Kanhirankulam temple at Pettah on Monday. The Vanchiyoor Circle Inspector and his team nabbed Young from his house at Pattoor.