Dec 22: Two Bhutanese men have been attacked by armed men in bordering areas of India while they were on their way to Phuentsholing from Samtse.
The armed mob with Khukuris attacked them at around 8 in the evening near Madharihat, a few kilometres before reaching Hasimara from Samtse along the Indian highway.
The names and place of residence of those attacked have not been identified.
Seriously injured during the attack, they have been admitted to Phuentsholing hospital for treatment.
The five attackers appeared suddenly in red Maruti van , demanded money and, when the pedestrians denied, they attacked.