Perarivalan?s attacker shifted to Cuddalore prison
VELLORE: The Tamil Nadu prison department has shifted two inmates of the Vellore Central Prison to jails in Salem and Cuddalore in connection with an attack on the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict A G Perarivalan.
Rajesh Khanna alias Raj Kumar, 46, a life convict in kidnap-cum-murder case, attacked Perarivalan with an iron rod on Tuesday morning. Rajesh attacked Perarivalan, suspecting that he had complained against him.
Perarivalan sustained an injury on his forehead and a fracture on the toe of his right leg.
Sources in the prison department said Rajesh and Selvam were shifted to the Cuddalore Central Prison in and Salem Central Prison, respectively, on Saturday.