Malappuram: A 26-year-old activist of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) was stabbed to death allegedly by ruling CPI(M) employees, at close by Keezhattoor Oravumparam in Nilambur, police mentioned.
The incident occurred round Wednesday midnight.
Though Muhammed Sameer was rushed to a close-by hospital, he succumbed to his accidents early on Thursday. Three folks had been arrested in reference to the crime and investigation is on, they mentioned.
Condemning the incident, Leader of Opposition in the state meeting, Ramesh Chennithala mentioned it was a political homicide carried out by CPI(M) employees.
After the panchayat elections, the UDF employees had been being repeatedly harassed by Marxist employees, he alleged. Chennithala additionally sought a complete probe into the incident.
The IUML leaders have additionally accused the left get together employees for the homicide.
However, the CPI(M) has refuted fees saying that the incident was a fallout of some dispute between two teams and the get together had nothing to do with the crime.
Tension had been prevailing between the league employees and Marxist cadres for a while now in the realm.