Tension prevailed at Muradnagar in Nampally assembly constituency on Sunday after a group of unknown persons attacked and confined a woman at a house.

The woman, who is campaigning from the Nampally constituency as an independent candidate was present at a house to meet some persons when a group of men barged into the house and allegedly attacked her. The men then locked the woman inside the house.

On information, the police reached the spot and moved the woman to a hospital for treatment.