AIADMK Youth Wing Secretary assaulted

Secretary of AIADMK`s Puducherry unit youth wing BR Elumalai was injured after he was allegedly assaulted by a 15-member unidentified gang in a village in neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

Last Updated: Jan 20, 2012, 11:53 AM IST

Puducherry: Secretary of AIADMK`s Puducherry
unit youth wing BR Elumalai was injured after he was allegedly assaulted by a 15-member unidentified gang in a village in neighbouring Tamil Nadu, the party said Friday.
Elumalai, who suffered bleeding injuries on his face, had
been admitted to the government hospital here and his
condition was stated to be out of danger, AIADMK Puducherry
unit Secretary A Anbalagan, MLA, said.

The AIADMK functionary along with his friends was returning
in his car from a temple in Irumbai village when the gang
intercepted the vehicle and allegedly assaulted him and
some of his friends.
The car was also smashed by the gang. It was alleged that
the gang robbed Elumalai and some of his friends of cash and
gold rings they were wearing.

A complaint has been lodged with Auroville police.

PTI