Bantwal: Punjalakatte police have registered a case against a man accused of assaulting an on-duty Asha worker at Chennaithodi of the taluk on Thursday July 9.
The victim, Mamatha Gatty was discharging her duties when the accused Kantappa Poojary assaulted her with a wooden log.
Gatty sustained serious injuries to her hands and head and was treated at community health centre of Vamadapadavu.
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Based on complaint filed by medical officer Dr Umesh Adyanthaya, the police registered a case against Poojary.