Attempt to lay siege to Tamil Nadu police station



Coimbatore: As many as 20 activists of different Hindu organisations were taken into custody on Sunday, when they attempted to lay siege to a police station here, protesting against their colleagues being taken into preventive custody last night, police said

Hearing that 12 workers of BJP and RSS were taken into custody following the incident of picketing to protest setting afire of a automobile showroom at Selvapuream yesterday, about 20 activists gathered in front of Kattoor police station early in the morning and demanded that they be released immediately.

All of them were released in the afternoon, sources said.

PTI