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21 Jun 2018, Edition - 1073, Thursday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan reaches 10 Janpath to meet former Congress President Sonia Gandhi
  • Jammu & Kashmir Governor NN Vohra has appointed BVR Subrahmanyam as the new Chief Secretary of the state
  • A commander-level meeting took place between India and Pakistan in Poonch
  • There is no political interference in our work’, says General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army Staff
  • Update: The officer, who insulted the interfaith couple in Lucknow’s passport office, has been transferred
  • RTI activist shot dead in Champaran, Bihar

Coimbatore

Four persons drowned in a PAP canal near Pollachi, when their car nosedived into it this morning

Covai Post Network

Five persons from Ernakulam in Kerala were returning to their natives from Munnar, when the person driving the car lost control at Kedimedu and plunged into 11-foot deep canal, police said.

One, Karthikeyan, a driver, who was washing his milk van, noticed the mishap and managed to rescue a person, identified as Alba, who was struggling to come out of water.

The car with other inmates drowned in the water, they said.

Fire and Rescue personnel, with assistance of Police managed to retrieve the bodies Jackson, Judin Joy and Amal, while search was on for one Lijo.

COIMBATORE WEATHER