|Sportstar Aces Awards 2023 | VOTE FOR TOP CATEGORIES

Unidentified persons hurl molotov cocktails at a house in Gobichettipalayam

January 23, 2023 06:32 pm | Updated January 26, 2023 10:07 am IST - ERODE

Unidentified persons hurled molotov cocktails at a house of a daily wager in Gobichettipalayam here in the early hours of Monday.

Police said Shanmugam (47) was living with his family at Soundapur Ganapathipalayam. At 5.30 a.m., unidentified persons hurled two molotov cocktails at his house of which one bottle exploded. Shanmugam alerted the Gobichettipalayam police who inspected the spot. No damage was reported. Police suspect that the attack could have happened due to enmity. They are verifying the CCTV footages in the area. A sniffer dog was also pressed into service.

Top News Today


Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.