Thiruvananthapuram: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor was on Monday injured while offering prayers at a temple in Thiruvananthapuram. He has suffered injuries on his head and has received six stitches.
The incident took place while he was making a Thulabharam offering at a temple and the weighing scale on which he was sitting, broke and fell.
He was rushed to the general hospital in Thiruvananthapuram for preliminary treatment. Doctors say that he is under no danger.
#Visuals from Kerala: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has been injured while offering prayers at a temple in Thiruvananthapuram and has been shifted to General Hospital there. He has suffered injuries on his head and has received 6 stitches. Doctors says he is out of danger. pic.twitter.com/oWPYIDFo1D
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Earlier in the morning, he had tweeted Vishu greetings to all. “For the first time in decades my sisters and I were blessed to have our eyes opened for Vishu Kani by our Mother. Such a joy to re-live our childhoods this Vishu! Vishu blessings to all and a wonderful year ahead!,” he tweeted.