Kanhangad: Two Youth Congress workers were hacked to death in Kasaragod late yesterday night at Kallyott in Pulloor-Periya village panchayat here. The deceased were identified as Kitchu alias Kripesh (21) and Joshi alias Sarath (27).
The incident took place around 8.30 pm. Kripesh and Sarath were heading to Sarath’s house in Koorankara on a bike. A gang in a jeep waylaid the two on Thannithode-Koorankara road near Kallyott and attacked them with sharp weapons.
Youth Congress has called for a statewide hartal on Monday from 6 am to 6 pm.