Thiruvananthapuram: A folk singer and former radio jockey was hacked to death at Madavoor, near Varkala, in the Kerala capital during the wee hours of Tuesday.
According to report Pallickal native Rajesh 37, along with his friend Kuttan, had just returned from a stage performance and were unloading their equipment when unidentified assailants came in a red car and attacked them with sharp weapons, the report said.
Both of them were rushed to the hospital by the police, who were alerted by the local residents, the report added. while Kuttan is currently recovering from his injuries.
The police has not identified the culprits and is yet, the motive behind the murder is not known. The Attingal police have begun a probe in to the incident.