TAMIL NADU

VCK activist jumps down from tower

Special Correspondent

CUDDALORE: A Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi activist tried to end his life for the cause of Sri Lankan Tamils by jumping down from a microwave tower at Alapakkam near here on Sunday.

Deenadayalan alias Neethivalavan, 21, suffered fractures in the arms, legs and hip. He was rushed to the government hospital, where he was given first aid before being referred to the government hospital in Chennai.

He was out of danger now, said Thamaraiselvan, vice-chairman of the Cuddalore municipality and leader of the advocates’ wing of the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK).

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