TAMIL NADU

3 extremists remanded to custody

CHENNAI DEC. 4. The three `extremists' who were nabbed by the police in Thanjavur, were today remanded to judicial custody till December 18.

Ali Ulla (25), Imam of Chinnapallivasal, Nizamudeen (26) and Khader (20) were held at Mallipattinam on December 2. Explosive material and weapons were seized from them. This followed the arrest of two in Chennai after a tip-off by the Andhra Pradesh police.

The three were brought to the city today and produced before the Egmore magistrate, who remanded them to custody.

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