Four held for attacking travel agent

Published: 04th June 2013 09:48 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th June 2013 09:48 AM   |  A+A-

Police arrested four persons for allegedly stabbing a travel agent and his friend with broken beer bottle in bar near Rangapillai Street on Sunday night.

Grand Bazar Police station Sub Inspector Sekhar said Nagaraj (30), Gopalakrishnan (30), Suresh (29) and Balamurugan (35) were arrested on charges of stabbing a travel agent Vijayaraja (38) and his friend Kannadasan (35).

A few days back, Vijayaraja had a tiff with four persons in a bar. He and his friend Kannadasan went to the same bar on Sunday night, where the same four men spotted them. They picked up a quarrel following which they attacked the duo with broken beer bottles.

Vijayaraja and Kannadasan sustained injuries and were rushed to the government hospital, where they underwent treatment. Following a complaint, police arrested the four men on Sunday night. They were remanded and sent to jail on Monday.


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