Staff Reporter

VIRUDHUNAGAR: The police have arrested two persons in connection with the murder of Annadurai Selvan, a DMK functionary and the husband of Srivilliputtur Municipal Chairpersons, A. Sundari, on Thursday.

The Superintendent of Police, T. Senthil Kumar, said that the police were investigating into the "political motive, if any" to the case.

V. Vairamuthu (26) and B. Ravikumar (24) both from Rajapalayam were arrested.

One more accused S. Murugesan surrendered before a court in Madurai on Wednesday. Selvan was hacked to death on Tuesday night.

The police are on the lookout for three more accused.

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