New Delhi: A 20-year-old Congress MLA Tanveer Sait was attacked with a sharp knife by a man at a wedding ceremony in Karnataka’s Mysuru, stated a report. The incident took place on November 17 at 11:45 PM, stated a report. The MLA was admitted to a private hospital in the city where he reportedly underwent surgery due to the knife injuries.

The police officers have taken the attacker into their custody. Meanwhile, an investigation in the case is underway to find the reason behind the attack. As per latest reports, the condition of the Mysuru MLA is ‘critical’ since he sustained injuries in the neck.

On Monday, news agency ANI tweeted a video of the sudden attack on the Congress MLA.

In yet another incident in the month of August, a group of unidentified miscreants in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district attacked a Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Biswajit Das while he was on his way to the state Assembly, stated a report. The MLA was allegedly beaten with bamboo sticks and his car vandalised. Following the incident, Das was rushed to a private hospital.