The attack took place after the driver had parked the lorry on the roadside and left the place for sleeping
Vishakh (25) from Rajasthan, a student of Salim Ali Institute in Anakatti, was grievously hurt in the elephant attack at 9 pm on Tuesday.
The Feroke native was taken into custody for creating a ruckus after consuming drugs.
Dr Vandana Das from Kottayam was fatally stabbed by Sandeep, while she was on duty as a house surgeon at Kottarakara taluk hospital.
15-year-old tried to assault female magistrate with a knife on Wednesday when he was presented before her
In the incident at Nedumkandam Taluk Hospital, the police was able to protect the healthcare professionals before the situation turned worse.
Emergency physicians, paramedics call for conversion of hospitals to 'safe zones' for healthcare providers after fatal assault on doctor at Kottarakkara taluk hospital
After medical examination, Sandeep handed over to authorities at Poojappura Central Jail, Thiruvananthapuram by police on late Wednesday; accused under 24x7 CCTV surveillance
The Division Bench was considering a detailed report submitted by the police on the death of Dr Vandana Das.
Dr Vandana Das, stabbed to death by a school teacher in police custody, while he was being treated at the Kottarakkara taluk hospital, was a house surgeon at the hospital.