Cop dies as flying squad vehicle overturns

Chennai: A Head Constable died in a road mishap while he was on election duty at Puduvoyal, Thiruvallur.

According to police, Govindasamy was on duty with the flying squad team when the vehicle in which they were travelling overturned. The incident left four others injured. Among the injured was Deputy Block Development Officer, Gunasekaran and policeman Kamalanathan.

The injured were rushed to a private hospital. Thiruvallur District Collector and Superintendent of police visited the spot and conducted inquiries.

NT Bureau