Krishna Subedi, district chairperson of Rastriya Janamorcha Party has been beaten by UCPN-M cadres while he was staying at his house on November 26.
A gang of six UCPN-M cadres led by Rajendra Tamang, of Phulpingdanda2 barged into Subedi's house located at ward no -5 of same VDC and beat him, police said.
Rajendra was arrested and kept in the custody of Barhabise Area Police Office on November 27 but other assailants are at large, police said.
Subedi could not be treated as he has been saying that he will not go for treatment until legal action was taken against all involved in the attack, CDO Kamal Mani Kafle said, adding that Subedi has sustained critical injuries to his head and face.
Hunt for the absconded attackers is underway, Beni Silwal, Inspector at District Police Office said.