Wanted man held

Thiruvananthapuram: The police on Friday detained `Pantham' Jayan, 24, an accused in over 22 cases, as part of the ongoing anti-goonda drive. The Circle Inspector, Museum, A.L. Najmulhassan, said security proceeding would be initiated against the youth under the relevant sections of the Criminal Procedure Code. Staff Reporter

One injured in clash

Thiruvananthapuram: An 18-year-old Congress worker was injured in a clash between United Democratic Front (UDF) workers and Communist Party of India (Marxist) activists at Nandiyode in Nedumangadu on Thursday evening. The injured was identified as Subash.

Traders attacked

Thiruvananthapuram: Two shop owners were injured when an armed gang attacked their establishments at Pathankallu in Nedumangadu on Thursday. The injured were identified as Ansar, 34, and Reji, 28. Staff Reporter