: The city police have detained three more persons involved in the murder of Congress functionary under the Goondas Act.

In a statement, Commissioner of Police, Tirunelveli City, Sunil Kumar Singh said G. Thangam alias Tsunami Thangam (25) of Chaththiramputhukkulam under Thathanallur police station limits, P. Sudalaimuthu alias Jai Muthu (24), also from Chaththiramputhukkulam and P. Sivasubramanian alias ‘Paaraiyadi’ Subbu (28) from Paaraiyadi in Tirunelveli Town were arrested by the police in connection with the murder of Anandakumar alias PVT Anand at Murugankurichi on November 23.

Deputy Commissioner M. Rajarajan recommended the trio’s detention.

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