A college student was attacked at Pattappakal in Kottukkara of Kerala. The incident took place at around 12.45 pm on the way to Kottukkara market from girl’s home. The 21-year-old was dragged into the field by the attacker. The student who managed to escape sought refuge at a nearby house.
As per reports, a man waiting in an empty field was subduing the student and dragged her to a banana orchard in the field. He jumped and tried to attack the girl again. The girl was hit in the face with a stone and severely injured. With this, the girl ran to the next house. The injured girl is now admitted to Kozhikode Medical College Hospital.
Police have launched an investigation into the culprit by collecting camera footage from the Surrounding CCTV. The shoe of the suspect was recovered from the scene. Dog squad and fingerprint experts from Malappuram reached the spot and collected evidence.