Vazhikadavu: A Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) activist was critically injured in an attack by some miscreants here near Nilambur Saturday.
Mulayangayil Aneesh (36) was hacked by a six-member group of suspected BJP activists who came on motorbikes while he was standing at Vazhikadavu town.
He came under attack at 7.30 am.
The police see the attack as a retaliatory act as a BJP activist had come under a similar attack here last week.
The Vazhikadavu police have started investigation into the incident.