Congress MP and Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha candidate Shashi Tharoor injuried during a ‘thulabharam’ offering at a temple.
The incident occurred at the Gandhari Amman Kovil in Thampanoor by around 11 a.m.
When the weighing scale on which Dr. Tharoor was sitting, broke and fell. A hook also gave way and struck him on his head.
Dr. Tharoor was rushed to the General Hospital with injuries on his limbs and both sides of his head. After receiving around 10 stiches on his head, he was soon shifted to the Government Medical College Hospital, where he has been admitted.