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Students lock up ex-DMK minister

Published: 06th April 2013 09:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th April 2013 09:52 AM   |  A+A-

Tension gripped Tiruchengode for a while after a group of pro-Tamil students locked the main gate of the head post office while former Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare S Gandhiselvan was addressing a function organised to mark the inauguration of a railway reservation counter on Friday.

Shouting slogans against the Centre on the Sri Lankan Tamil’s issue, the students squatted on Tiruchengode-Kumarapalayam Road disrupting traffic for about an hour after locking the Gandhiselvan inside the post office, sources said.



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