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Poll-related violations: Chennai police books AIADMK leader Jayakumar
City police have registered two separate cases against former AIADMK minister and the party's organisational secretary D Jayakumar for the alleged poll-related violations.
Tondiarpet police have booked Jayakumar under Sections 147, 148, 294 (b), 153, 355, 323, 324, 506 (ii) IPC and 4 AA (1a), 4AA (4) of TNOPPD Act, while Royapuram police have registered a case against him under 188, 269, 270, 41(VI) CP Act.
Tondiarpet police registered a case based on a complaint of one Naresh who was assaulted by Jayakumar at a polling booth. Jayakumar himself shared the incident on Facebook, said police. Naresh who was admitted at the Government Stanley hospital lodged a complaint at Tondiarpet police.
Tondiarpet police have also registered a case against unidentified men who attacked Jayakumar's car driver.
Meanwhile, New Washermenpet police have arrested a 19-year-old youth on the charges of breaking R K Nagar MLA Ebenezer's car windshield on Saturday. Sakthivel (19) of New Washermenpet was arrested and remanded.
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