Special Correspondent

Sub-Inspector cremated with full honours

THANJAVUR: S. Rajendran of Mannargudi, the security guard, who allegedly opened fire, killing Sub-Inspector of Police Panneerselvam and injuring five others at Papanasam on Tuesday, was produced before the Judicial Magistrate-cum District Munsif Court at Papanasam on Wednesday and remanded to 15 days' judicial custody.

He was later lodged in Tiruchi Central Prison.

The body of Panneerselvam was cremated with 21-gun police salute in Pulivalam village near Tiruvarur. A.K.S. Vijayan, MP; A. Thangavel, Tiruvarur District Collector (in-charge); A.K. Senthilvelan, Superintendent of Police, Thanjavur district; Praveen Kumar Abhinabu, Superintendent of police, Tiruvarur district; paid their homage.