Man arrested for assault at Aminjikarai

Chennai: A driver has been arrested by the city police for severely assaulting a man at T P Garden, Aminjikarai last night.

Murugan (40), a daily wager, works at Sixth Street in T P Garden. He slept outside a nearby temple in the night.

Yesterday, while he was asleep, a Satish alias Jilla Satish (31), a driver from the same area, under the influence of alcohol, disturbed Murugan. A fight broke out between the two. Sathish, in a fit of rage, took a stone and attacked Murugan.

People nearby rushed Murugan to Government Kilpauk Hospital. Aminjikarai police arrested Sathish.

NT Bureau