Reports reaching the city say that three devotees, one of them a woman, suffocated to death while waiting in the long queue to have darshan of Athi Varadar at Kanchipuram.
He went on appeal against the sentence given by the special court. The Madras HC ordered the Inspector of Thousand Lights police station to give his reply to Vaiko’s plea. The plea was heard today at 2.15 pm. The Judge told Vaiko to think thrice before speaking and not to repeat the mistake. The sentence given by the trial court has been suspended until the next date of hearing, which is tomorrow.