Nagercoil: Uneasy calm prevailed at Karungal on Saturday after unidentified persons set ablaze a decorated arch erected in connection with the ten-day festival of St. Irudaya Annai church at Thumpali.

According to sources, villagers staged a road roko. The police persuaded them to withdraw it. Based on a complaint lodged by the villagers, the police registered a case against the Vilathurai village panchayat president and four others. Investigation is on. — Staff Reporter

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