Nagercoil: A police team which went to Uthankudiyiruppu near Suchindrum to arrest a woman was detained on Tuesday.
According to sources, there was a previous enmity between Annakili and her son Rajesh. A case was pending in the police station. A team led by the Sub-Inspector, Suchindrum, Thankaraj, went to Uthankudiyiruppu and attacked Annakili with lathi. On hearing her cry, villagers rushed to house and detained the police. Officials held talks with the villagers and got the release of police personnel. The injured Annakili was hospitalised.