Staff Reporter

TUTICORIN: M. Periyadurai (11), son of Mariappan (52) of Kootampuli near here, was reportedly killed on Tuesday.

Police said that A. Ramalakshmi (24), second wife of Mariappan, had reportedly killed Periyadurai by giving him ginger juice mixed with poison. Ramalakshmi has been arrested.

313 conch shells seized

About 313 conch shells were seized at Threspuram beach in Tuticorin late last

night by the coastal police during patrol. The seizure was found in 5 gunny bags.

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