Policemen on patrol intercepted three persons at Puliyarai near Tenkasi and recovered 7 country-made bombs from them. Further investigations are on to ascertain the origin of the bombs.
Policemen have been keeping strict vigil at Puliyarai near Sengottai for the past few days. In the meantime, when a police patrol team led by deputy commissioner Aravindan was patrolling the locality, they stopped a trio who were moving suspiciously around the locality.
When the policemen asked them to stop, the trio took to their heels. The police nabbed them after chasing them down and recovered 7 small-size country-made bombs from them. The trio has been taken into custody as the police are ascertaining the origin of these bombs and for what purpose the trio was carrying them.