A still from the video of the assault that later went viral on social media
A video of an attack on DMK leader, who is also a history sheeter from Tamil Nadu, by a rival gang at a Bengaluru hotel has gone viral on social media raising concerns in the state capital.
The incident had taken place on September 4 when VK Guruswamy, a DMK leader, was sitting with a broker and chatting with him at a hotel in Kammanahalli in Bengaluru. The footage shows a gang of five persons barging inside the hotel and launching a brutal attack on him.
Though Guruswamy notices the gang and tries to escape, he gets caught by the gang. The gang thrashes him as he runs all across the hotel.
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Police explain that the 64-year-old Guruswamy was hit by a sword more than 70 times.
He was rushed to the hospital and surprisingly, Guruswamy survived the attack and he is being treated at the hospital.
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