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AIADMK men held for giving away nose rings

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VIOLATION DETECTED: Gold nose rings claimed to have been seized from AIADMK partymen were displayed at Virugambakkam police station on Wednesday. PHOTO: S.S. KUMAR .
VIOLATION DETECTED: Gold nose rings claimed to have been seized from AIADMK partymen were displayed at Virugambakkam police station on Wednesday. PHOTO: S.S. KUMAR .

Staff Reporter

CHENNAI: The city police arrested three AIADMK partymen on charges of bribing voters with gold nose rings in Valasaravakkam police station limits here on Wednesday.

Police said that the arrests were made after an investigation launched on a complaint to the State Election Commission by DMK candidate Ganapathi.

The arrested were identified as Kasu Mani, Suresh and Murugan, all of the AIADMK. Each gold nose ring weighed 100 gm. Cases under Section 151 (bribery) have been registered against the accused and remanded to judicial custody.

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