CPI workers arrested for blocking train in TN

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 12:45

Sivaganga: About 200 CPI workers were arrested in Sivaganga on Tuesday when they blocked a train at the railway station here demanding extension of the Pallavan superfast express up to Manamadurai.

The volunteers blocked the Tiruchi-Rameswaram passenger train before they were arrested.

Shops in sivaganga and Manamadurai remained closed yesterday in support of this demand.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 12:45

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