Ex-DMK minister arrested on land grabbing charges

Coimbatore: Former DMK minister M P Swaminathan was today arrested at Tirupur near here in connection with a land grabbing case, police said.

The former Highways minister was arrested from his residence, the police said.

Swaminathan, who is the party`s Tirupur district secretary, was arrested on a complaint of land grabbing from a man from Moovanoor town near Tirupur, they said.