• Download mobile app
25 Jul 2021, Edition - 2203, Sunday

Trending Now

  • Ask sharpest of questions in Parliament, but allow govt to respond: PM to MPs, parties
  • Look forward to working closely with PM Modi to strengthen Nepal-India ties: Deuba
  • Kerala hotelier offers free stay to kids who failed 10th exam

Coimbatore

Gang of robbers attack SI in Palani

Covai Post Network

Share

Coimbatore: Perur Sub-Inspector Arumugham Nainar, who was part of special team that went to Palani, was attacked by robbers when they were being chased on Monday.

Arumugham sustained severe injuries as he was attacked with a sickle by a gang of robbers. He was taken to the hospital in Palani and later shifted to a private hospital in Coimbatore.

The special team, however, managed to arrest two of the offenders. The accused are Ashik Ahamed from Karamadai and Vignesh from Madurai, both 25 years old.

ALSO READ : Siruthuli to use pet bottles for construction in Coimbatore

The same gang had robbed gold chains and mobile phones from a businessman, Geno Thomas, from Thrissur in Kerala. This incident took place near KG Chavady when Thomas was travelling with his family last week.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

COIMBATORE WEATHER