TAMIL NADU

Film producer released on bail

Special Correspondent

TAMBARAM: Film production firm Pyramid Saimira’s managing director P.S. Swaminathan was produced before a Tambaram court on Monday after he was arrested by a team of policemen from Haryana and later released on bail.

The policemen from Haryana told reporters at the Tambaram court premises that they were acting on an arrest warrant issued by a Gurgaon court against Mr. Swaminathan under Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act.

They picked up Mr. Swaminathan from his residence in Chennai and produced him before P. Saravanan, Judicial Magistrate, Tambaram, who granted bail to him later in the day.

The Haryana police further said that as the bail was granted, they would wait for court orders for the future course of action.