KARUR: Totally 208 persons were booked for various road rules violations during a drive in the district.
During the drive cases were registered against 131 persons in Karur town sub-division, 31 in rural sub-division and 118 in Kulithalai sub-division.
Dies of burns
A 75-year-old woman died of burn injuries which she sustained when a stove burst on Saturday. Mariyayee of Malayanur near K. Paramathi was cooking when the stove burst causing severe burn injuries to her. Police are investigating.