Mumbai: Congress candidate from Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituency Shashi Tharoor was injured on Monday.
According to news agency ANI, he suffered injuries on his head and has received 6 stitches.
Tharoor was sitting on weighing scales at a temple, when it collapsed injuring his head. It was a part of a religious ritual where any offering equivalent to one’s weight is made to the deity.
Later, the Congress leader was rushed to a hospital and doctors said his condition was stable.