A man was arrested on Thursday for murdering his brother, a resident of Kutti Gramani Street, R. A. Puram.
According to the Abiramapuram police, S. Rajendra, 35, an office assistant at Annamalai University, Chidambaram, who was on leave for the past 20 days, was staying at his brother Bulendra’s house at R. A. Puram. On Wednesday night, they were joined by another brother Venkataramana, 31, also an employee at the same university.
Venkataramana, who got into a fight with Rajendra while they were drinking, grabbed hold of a knife and stabbed Rajendra.
The murder weapon has been recovered by the police.