Two arrested for trying to throw bombs at Gurumurthy's house

Police have arrested two suspects for allegedly attempting to hurl bombs at the residence of Tamil magazine 'Thughlak' editor S Gurumurthy inMylapore area in the city last night.
Police effected the arrest based on the CCTV footages collected from the area.

The arrested were said to be pro-Periyar outfit members and they were being interrogated.Police said a group of unidentified persons arrived inmotorcycles to Mr Gurumurthy’s residence in Mylapore area.

Two of them alighted from the two-wheeler and ran towards the gate of his house with a yellow cloth bag on hand.However, police personnel on security duty alerted by barking dogs in the house foil their attempt.After the guards started chased them which the duo fled the scene.