Tanker turns turtle near Nanthoor

Tanker turns turtle near Nanthoor

The impact of the accident was so high that gas started leaking from the tanker. As a result, fire personnel were pressed in and electricity supply was snapped to avert any kind of mishap in the vicinity. Owing to the mishap, the movement of all the vehicles were blocked on the road. The fire personnel saw to it that the leaking gas does not give rise to any fire mishap by continuously keeping the area wet with water jets. After transferring the gas to another tanker, the road was opened for traffic only on Wednesday morning. The tanker driver is injured in the mishap.

6 held

Police arrested six persons for possessing explosives illegally worth Rs 75,000 at Janata Colony in Kaikamba-Basadi road in Hebri. The arrested are Ismail (52), Shabeer (27), Mohammed (52), Pairoz (45), Anwar (28), Rajab (40). The explosives were stored in three houses. A case has been registered.

4 held for attack on newspaper office

Police arrested four persons in connection to the attack on a newspaper office on March 2. The arrested are Mansur (26), Akbar (26), Ummar Farook (23) of Adyar and Shameer (22) of Ulaibettu. The motor cycle, autorickshaw and iron rods used for the crime were seized from the arrested. Further investigations are on.