He had to undergo a delicate surgery. Geerjanand Ruhee, a company director, aged 63, was found in a pool of blood near the Indian Oil petrol station at Union Park, around 8:00 PM on Thursday October 20.
The inhabitant of Curepipe was attacked with a knife and screwdriver on several body parts. He was taken to the Jawaharlall Nehru Hospital in Rose-Belle where he was operated.
A police investigation led by inspector Khemrazdev Joyprakash, sergeants Dasoo and Dinmohamode is underway in the Cluny area to trace the attacker. The investigation is under the supervision of Police Superintendent Jugdish Seetul.