Kolar: In a shocking incident, a man was seen attacking a woman with a machete in a temple in Karnataka. The incident occurred in Kolar’s Lingeshwara Temple on Sunday.

In the video, the accused Santosh is seen attacking the victim Kumari, who is a member of the temple authority, from the back while she is standing in the corridor.

The victim survived with a head wound and some deep cuts on an arm.

According to Bethamangala police, Santhosh attacked Kumari with a machete at around 8.45 pm.

The reason behind the attack is believed to be an old rivalry between him and the victim’s family.

The attacker, Santosh has been arrested with the charges of attempt to murder.