Police seize two sand laden lorries, arrest three in TN

Two tipper lorries transporting illegally mined sand were seized and three persons were arrested at a village near here on Saturday, police said.

Salem: Two tipper lorries transporting illegally mined sand were seized and three persons were arrested at a village near here on Saturday, police said.

Theevattypatty police during a vehicle check, seized the lorries from Cauvery river bed at Poraiyur and arrested the three under sections (punishment for theft) and 4(1) of mines minerals Act, they said.