Five arrested for smuggling arrack

Five persons were arrested on Thursday by a team of Prohibition Enforcement Wing for smuggling arrack from Karaikal into Nagapattinam.

Vijay (24) of Thanjavur, Mohammed Siddique (25) of Tirupur, Surya (24) and Arun (24) of Nagapattinam, and Thangapandiyan (26) of Perunkadambanur who were coming in two-wheelers were caught after a chase as they sped away when the team that acted on a tip-off tried to intercept them at Vanjur check post.

The PEW team confiscated eight two-wheelers and 17 bags of arrack from the gang members after arresting them.

Table tennis tournament

Tiruchi SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre in association with Tiruchi District Table Tennis Development Association (TDTTDA) will conduct the second district ranking table tennis tournament at the college here on July 14 and 15. Entries for the event close on July 13. More details about the tournament can be had from R. Jayaraman, secretary, TDTTDA, by dialling 9443324035.

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