A 17-year-old girl was reportedly slashed by her relative in Ottapalam for blocking him on the phone. The girl’s condition remains critical. The police have arrested Muhammad Firoz (25) over the incident. While the girl who sustained severe injuries has been in the intensive care unit (ICU) of Thrissur Medical College.
The incident happened around 4:15 pm. The girl was returning from college after classes. Firoz who came in a bike slashed her with a knife he had in his hand. The girl’s hand came hanging down, and she suffered deep injuries in her neck and shoulder in the attack, said reports.
Meanwhile, police arrested Firoz from the crime scene itself. According to the officials, the girl was attacked for blocking Firoz on phone.