CHENNAI: An actor who performs the primary villain in a TV collection, Thenmozhi BA, was hacked to dying within the wee hours of Sunday. He was recognized as Selvarathinam (30).
“On Saturday, Selvarathinam didn’t go for taking pictures and stayed together with his buddy Mani, an assistant director. Within the wee hours of Sunday, he obtained a telephone name after which he left. A short while later his roommate obtained data that the actor had been hacked to dying,” stated a police officer.
After he alerted police, a group from MGR Nagar police station rushed to the spot and despatched Selvarathinam’s physique for postmortem.
A case has been registered and a hunt has been launched for the suspects. His spouse and kids reside in Virudhunagar they usually have been knowledgeable about Selvarathinam’s dying. A Sri Lankan refugee, Selvarathinam, has been within the subject for the final 10 years. Police stated CCTV footage reveals two males shifting about in a suspicious method close to the homicide spot.
Historical past-sheeter murdered
In a separate incident, a 26-year-old man who went to his in-law’s home in Ambattur to have fun Deepavali was hacked to dying on Saturday night time. The deceased, Balaji of Koyyathope close to Villivakkam, has 10 instances of assault and theft pending in opposition to him, stated the police. He’s a home painter by occupation.
Round 8.45 pm, Ambattur Industrial Property police obtained data that Balaji was mendacity in a pool of blood in ICF Colony and his physique was despatched for postmortem.
Inquiries revealed one Sathish Kumar of the identical space lately accused Balaji’s brother Srinivasan of stealing his gold chain. “Balaji who was drunk allegedly threatened Sathish Kumar that he would eradicate him. Sathish Kumar then gathered his pals and murdered Balaji,” stated police.
A hunt has been launched for the gang. In the meantime, Balaji’s pals set fireplace to Sathish Kumar’s home, which escalated rigidity within the space.