A 38-year old Saravanan, Perambalur union secretary of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), died on the spot when the two-wheeler he was riding dashed against a stationery lorry at Koneripalayam on Sunday night. Police said the incident happened when Saravanan was returning home from Esanai. The lorry was parked at the village following a breakdown. The police have registered a case and are investigating.

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