Palayamkottai police are on the look out for persons who attacked three youth at Thimmarajapuram on Thursday night.

Police said M. Vellaipandi ((22), his younger brother M. Hari (18) and a relative C. Mahendran (20), all from Kakkan Nagar in Palayamkottai had gone to Thimmarajapuram on Thursday night with a band.

When they sought to offer prayers at Sri Muppidathi Amman Temple, being administered by people from another community, they were attacked by a gang.

Vellaipandi, Hari and Mahendran sustained cut injuries while those who accompanied the trio were thrashed with logs.

Vellaipandi, Hari and Mahendran have been admitted to the Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital.

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