Amidst the tussle for power between O Panneerselvam and Sasikala, shocking news has surfaced from Tamil Nadu. An intruder armed with a pistol was arrested from the house of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) patriarch Karunanidhi Kanimozhi’s house on Monday.

The man who broke into Kanimozhi’s home and threatened the inmates for money has been arrested, a party leader said on Monday.

DMK spokesman T.K.S. Elangovan said a man gained entry into the residence of Kanimozhi and threatened the people inside with a gun and knife for money.

He said the intruder who had threatened the inmates including Kanimozhi’s mother on the first floor was tricked and brought down.

The security were alerted without the intruder’s knowledge. Police then entered the scene and overpowered him, he added.

DMK leader said that there was a security breach at Mr. Karunanidhi’s house, a masked man entered house and pointed gun at his wife.


(With inputs from IANS)