Kochi: A police team investigating the
attack on a lecturer, whose right hand was chopped off for
preparing an allegedly inflammatory question paper, on Monday met
him at hospital to gather information about the incident.
The team led by Muvattupuzha Deputy Superintendent of
Police Sabu Mathew spoke to Prof T J Joseph and his sister, a
prime witnesses in the case about the attack.
Joseph was attacked by activists suspected to be that of
Popular Front of India (PFI) for preparing a question paper
which allegedly had derogatory references to Prophet Mohammed.
He was returning with his family after Sunday mass on July 4
when the incident took place.
Meanwhile, police have intensified searches for various
suspects. A lookout notice has also been against the accused.