Vadivelu's effigy set ablaze

Last Updated: Mon, Mar 28, 2011 15:32 hrs

Tiruparankunram: DMDK members today burnt the effigy of Tamil film comedian Vadivelu to protest against his alleged criticism of their leader Vijayakant, police said.

The actor had allegedly criticised Vijayakant for joining hands with AIADMK.

Police rushed to the spot and doused the fire.

Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam's (DMDK) local leader Krishnamurthy said there was ban on criticising individuals during election campaign.They threatened to hold agitations against Vadivelu at various places.

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