KOLLAM: Vehicle of N.K. Premachandran, the MP-elect from Kollam, was blocked by CPI-CITU activists on its way to Poothakulam Panchayat after a program at Paravoor Corporation. In the conflict that followed, two passengers of the MP’s pilot vehicle were hacked.
The police on reaching the spot took two CPI activists into custody. Protesting the assault, a blockade lead by the MP was staged at the Paravoor-Parippilly road.