Forty-five-year-old L. Ponnusamy of Mel Pudur village in A. Murukkampatti panchayat under the Krishnapuram police limit was allegedly murdered by his relatives on Friday night. Police sources said that the family dispute might have been the reason for the murder. In connection with this, relatives of the deceased,
C. Madhu and G. Karupannan of the same village were arrested by Krishnapuram police.
A case has been registered . The body was sent for post mortem examination.