ALAPPUZHA: A CPM activist, who sustained injuries during a clash with BJP activists in Alappuzha, died here Wednesday. He has been identified as Shibu (37) of Pallippuram in Alappuzha. Some local issues culminated in the violence.
Shibu was attacked by a team of RSS activists on the road. He died while undergoing treatment at a government hospital in Cherthala.
A hartal is being observed in the area in protest against the incident.