YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy stabbed at Visakhapatnam airport

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 25, 2018, 01.54 PM(IST)

File photo: Jaganmohan Reddy. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

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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.

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The attack took place in full public view even as security staff of CISF was deployed there, according to reports.