Staff Reporter

Coimbatore: The Superintendent of Police, Coimbatore Rural District, G. Karthikeyan has announced that those trying to create communal hatred and animosity by attacking places of worship and desecrating statues will be detained under Goondas Act.

In a release, Mr.Karthikeyan said that security has been tightened in all places of worship.

Security tightened

Even the night rounds have been stepped up.

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Similarly, all jurisdiction officers have been asked to keep a tab on those lending money at exorbitant interest rates. Officers have been asked to take stringent action against such persons.

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