Staff Reporter

Coimbatore: Four school students who went missing from Singanallur on Monday were rescued from Salem in the small hours of Wednesday.

It may be recalled that four boys studying in sixth and eighth standard in a school in Singanallur namely Ajith Kumar (12), Naveen Kumar (12), Vijaykumar (15) and Vignesh (15) went missing.

The case of the missing boys created furore in the area. The special teams were on the job of searching for the boys.

Meanwhile, the boys who feared failure in the examinations had left for Chennai in a bid to meet actor Vijay and had managed to take money from their homes.

On reaching Chennai, the boys faced shortage of money and managed to reach Salem.

The boys had reported informed their parents that they were in Salem. They had reportedly claimed that they were abducted by a group in a car.