The Anti-Land Grab Cell of the Salem Rural Police have arrested three persons on the charge of land grab using forged documents.

The police said that Sakthivel (35) of Siruvachur in Thalaivasal had 12 cents of land.

He was out of the village for work. When he returned, he found three houses being constructed on his land by Murugesan, his wife Pachiyammal and Selvi.

Based on his complaint, the police registered a case and arrested Murugesan and Pachiyammal.

Forged documents

Aathimoolam, who forged the documents and sold the land, was also arrested.

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