Coimbatore: An election office of the Desiya
Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam at Kanuvai on the city outskirts,
was gutted in a fire that broke out in the wee hours on Friday.
The thatched roof of the temporary shed, erected
for the August 18 Thondamuthur assembly bypoll and some chairs
and tables were destroyed in the fire, party sources said.
A complaint has been lodged with Thudiyalur Police
staion, they said.
The party president, Vijayakanth, is scheduled to address
election meetings in the area.