TAMIL NADU

Two persons killed in clash

Special Correspondent

VILLUPURAM: Two persons, including a woman, were killed and seven others injured in a clash at Ponniyendal Meyyur Colony in Thirukkoilur block on Monday .The deceased have been identified as K. Govindaraj (45) and M. Arukkani (60). Police said that Gopalakrishnan of the village had been operating a chit fund firm and owed Rs. 4,000 to Veerappan. When Veerappan insisted that the entire sum to be returned to him Gopalakrishnanattacked Veerappan and his supporters. Govindaraj and Arukkani suffered grievous injuries and died at hospital.

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