In a raid conducted by the police, 10 persons were arrested in Agraharam Aathumedu and Sudugadu areas in the town on the charge of gambling. A sum of over Rs. 40,000 in cash was seized from themPolice have registered a case and are investigating.
A 50-year-old Tangedco employee was killed in an accident involving his bike and a van near Samathuvapuram in Mathur on Wednesday. Ilayaraja succumbed to his injuries on way to the Pochampalli Government Taluk Hospital.
The Mathur police have registered a case and are investigating.