File photo: Jaganmohan Reddy. Photograph:( Zee News Network )
Reddy has suffered injury and was shifted to a safe place, according to reports. The accused attacker has been detained.
Yuvajana Sramika Rythu (YSR) Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy was stabbed on his arm by an unidentified assailant at Vishakhapatnam Airport on Thursday.
It was reported that Reddy was safe and has been taken to a nearby hospital for the treatment of the wound he has received in the attack.
The attacker has been taken into custody immediately. The YSRCP chief was on his way to Hyderabad.
Andhra Pradesh: YSRCP chief Jagan Mohan Reddy stabbed on his arm by unidentified assailant at Visakhapatnam Airport today. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/lUmmMiaQCi— ANI (@ANI) October 25, 2018
The attack took place in full public view even as security staff of CISF was deployed there, according to reports.