Police have arrested one person and hunt is on to nab three more for allegedly assaulting a police constable and a Special Sub-Inspector of Police on Friday night. A patrol vehicle was rushed to Pettai following ruckus created by four drunkards. They assaulted constable S. Palavesam and Special Sub-Inspector of Police Subbiah . While the police managed to nab M. Arumuga Nainar (42) , the hunt is on to arrest his associates .In another incident, police arrested one ‘Rajini’ Murugan for biting Sub-Inspector of Police, Pettai, Rajan, when he tried to arrest the former, who reportedly assaulted S. Thangaraj (53) , his wife T. Sahayarani and son T. Lawrence in an inebriated condition.

Cash stolen

Police are on the look out for persons who stole Rs. 2.51 lakh from two vehicles here on Friday.

A. Ramakrishnan (68) of Maharaja Nagar, lost Rs. 2 lakh, which he had kept in his two-wheeler. In another incident, Rs. 51,000 cash and an ATM card were stolen from the two-wheeler of A. Paramasivan of Palayamkottai .