A reporter of a vernacular TV channel attacked public relations officer (PRO) T. Srinivasa Rao of Bhramarambha Mallikarjuna Swamy Devasthanam with a knife at Srisailam in Kurnool district late on Monday night.
The PRO suffered injury on the right side of his abdomen. Mr. Srinivasa Rao’s health condition is said to be stable. He was referred to Guntur Government General Hospital after first aid at Srisailam, the police said.
Srisailam Circle Inspector of Police told The Hindu that no arrests have been made so far, but inquiry and investigation were on to find the reason/motive behind the attack.