Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday condemned the murder of two Youth Congress activists in Kerala. The activists – Krupesh, 19, and Joshy, 24 – were attacked by three assailants who came on motorcycles.
“The brutal murder of two members of our Youth Congress family in Kasargod, Kerala, is shocking. The Congress prty stands in solidarity with the families of these two young men and I send them my deepest condolences. We will not rest till the murderers are brought to justice,” he tweeted.
The Congress called dawn-to-dusk ‘hartal’ is progressing in the state,reported some violence and isolated attacks.
State Congress president Mullapally Ramachandran alleged that CPI-M workers were involved in the murder, the Left party, however denied any involvement.
The present murder is reported to be a revenge killing for attacking the CPI(M) members,in which the Sharath Lal and Kripesh were accused,says the primary police reports.