DYFI activist killed in Kasargod by Muslim league activists

published on August 2, 2012

 KASARGOD: A DYFI activist was killed during a scuffle with suspected Muslim League workers Thursday as the state observed a hartal in protest against the arrest of P Jayarajan in the Abdul Shukkoor murder case.

Manoj Kumar, 24, an office-bearer of the youth organisation of the Communist Party of India-Marxist, was kicked to death by Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) workers in Kasargode, CPM leader P Karunakaran said.

“Our party had organised a peaceful march in Kasargod to protest the arrest of party’s Kannur district secretary P. Jayarajan. After the march ended, one of our party leaders was attacked by IUML activists and Kumar went to save him. He was badly beaten up, leading to his death,” Karunakaran told reporters.

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