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May 13, 2009 at 03:46pm IST

Chidamabaram's son attacked, injured

Sivaganga: The car in which Karthi Chidambaram, son of Union Home Minister P Chidamabaram, was travelling was allegedly attacked by a group of unidentified persons at Rajakambeeram village near Manamadurai on Tuesday night.

According to police sources, Karthi Chidambaram suffered minor injuries on his left hand when an armed gang waylaid and attacked him while he was proceeding to Tirubhuvanam from Manamadurai along with his supporters in two cars.

The gang damaged the windscreen of the cars and managed to flee the spot under the cover of darkness, police said.

NARROW ESCAPE: P Chidambaram's son Karthi was attacked on Tuesday night.

Police picked up 10 people in connection with the attack on morning and are investigating the matter.