SIO leaders at  Thalassery Engineering college were brutally attacked by SFI during the election campaigning of Cusat Academic Council. ZAC  Member of SIO, Shamseer Ibrahim, State Campus Council members Ameen ongam, Ramees Velam, SIO Kannur District Committe Members Ajmal,Fasil, Jauhar etc got injured in the attack.

SIO State Secretary K.V. Safeer Sha visited the injured workers at Thalessery General Hospital. Protesting against the incident, SIO observed a protest day across all campuses of the state. SIO organised massive students rallies against red fascism in Thalesseri.