A 25-year-old man sustained cuts and bruises on his face after he was attacked by a group of unknown persons at a fun fair early yesterday.

The Borneo Post reported that the victim was drinking alone at the fun fair at Mile 6 in Matang here around midnight when several men suddenly appeared and rained blows on him.

His family members were notified of the incident and they brought the victim to the Sarawak General Hospital for medical attention.

The motive behind the assault was unclear.