MDMK leader arrested for assaulting Corpn official

Chennai: MDMK district secretary Subramanian was arrested today for assaulting K Varadarajan, an Executive Engineer of Greater Chennai Corporation when he tried to remove illegal banners set up on Todd Hunter Road near the YMCA Ground Sunday.

Sources said Varadarajan went to inspect the ground after complaints were received that illegal banners were put up for an MDMK meeting at the ground. When Varadarajan tried to remove the banners, he was allegedly attacked by MDMK workers. Following this a complaint was filed by the Corporation against the party workers.

NT Bureau