Son of Trichy Sivas, Surya, detained for bus robbery

BJP leader Surya arrested on suspicion of hijacking a bus and assaulting its driver . Surya was driving home from Chennai on June 11 when an omnibus struck his vehicle .

Trichy, England — Surya, the BJP leader and son of DMK MP Trichy Siva, was arrested by Trichy city police on Thursday on suspicion of hijacking a bus and assaulting its driver.Surya was driving home from Chennai on June 11 when an omnibus struck his vehicle near Ulundurpet, hitting his vehicle badly, according to police.Surya was promised compensation by the bus operator for the injury incurred.Surya took the bus to Trichy bus stand a few days earlier and charged the driver of the vehicle for not keeping his word.

A BJP cadre group staged a protest outside the police station.