There is no ban on drinking or smoking in the city.
The deceased was identified as Saravanan alias ‘Olai’ Saravanan, a history-sheeter who has several pending cases against him. Police said Saravanan lived in Malligaipoo Nagar in Thiruvanmiyur.
The police said Vishnu and Harikumar were attacked by 9 pm. Vishnu sustained injuries on his head and died while undergoing treatment at the Medical College hospital.
Meanwhile, a video showing Arumugam battling for life went viral on social media.
A former sarpanch was brutally hacked to death by a youth over suspicion of sorcery in Balaram Prasad village within Nalco police limits here on Tuesday.
The incident took place roughly 200 metres away from Palakkad North Police Station despite police personnel being deployed in every nook and corner of the town to prevent untoward incidents.
According to the FIR, the Twitter handle of the UGC (ugc_india), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Education, was hacked at around 1.30 am on April 10.
A 34-year-old history-sheeter was allegedly hacked to death by a seven-member gang at his coir factory in Manachanallur in the wee hours on Sunday.
In the yet another post-poll murder in Ganjam, a 29-year-old BJD leader was brutally killed by his rivals in Polasara block on Friday night.
Facebook has Monday been verbally asked to update the government on the number of Indian users impacted by the recent attack.
The RSS worker, identified as Shimoj, was attacked with sharp objects and sustained injuries on his face and chest. CPM member Babu was also hacked to death in Mahe.
The trouble began with the Defence Ministry website where a Chinese character appeared on top of its home page when www.mod.gov.in was opened.
A complaint has been filed with the Delhi Police and the matter is being investigated, an official said.
The BJP, which is fast emerging as the Left’s principal rival, claimed the assailant was a CPI-M supporter.
Even social networking websites with two-step verification procedures are not secure any more.