RSS under attack; another member killed in Kerala

RSS worker who was murdered

A RSS activist was hacked to death by a gang of unidentified men near Guruvayoor in Thrissur district on Sunday. Earlier also, several RSS workers have been killed in political violence.

ABVP students protesting the killings of RSS and BJP workers in Kerala during a protest at Kerala House, New Delhi, on Saturday. Soon after the murder, BJP alleged that CPI (M) is behind the murder. "CM Pinarayi must explain what his govt is doing to curb criminal elements in his rank (sic)", Shah tweeted.

Preliminary reports said a auto carrying a group of four men rammed into Anand's motorbike at about 1.15 pm. The killers, who came in a vehicle, brutally hacked him after hitting the bike from behind.

Later, though he was rushed to a hospital in Chavakkad, the doctors declared him brought dead.

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Since Anand was an accused in the murder case of a CPI (M) activist in 2013, the police are probing the angle.

The murder came as a shocker for the police as the state-level meet of Seva Bharathi of RSS was going on in Guruvayur.

According to police reports, the RSS worker, identified as Vadekkethala Anandan (28) was attacked while he was travelling on his motorbike in Nenmini - near the temple town of Guruvayur.

With CPI (M) activists and BJP-RSS workers regularly clashing with each other, incidents of political violence escalated in Kerala. It has also claimed that 14 of these killings have taken place since Pinarayi Vijayan took over as the Chief Minister a year ago. Recently, Kerala BJP president Kummanam Rajasekharan, accompanied by BJP president Amit Shah, took out a statewide rally against what it termed as red and jihadi terror.

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