Staff Reporter

NAGERCOIL: The police seized four lorries laden with river sand and arrested a driver. The vehicles tried to smuggle the river sand from Tamil Nadu to Kerala in the early hours of Wednesday.

According to police, when the police was checking vehicles on the National Highway near Kaliyakkavilai (Tamil Nadu-Kerala border), they seized the four lorries with river sand hidden under bricks. When they tried to nab the drivers and cleaners, except Rajamani of Tuticorin all the persons escaped under the cover of darkness.

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