Anti Naxal police wing on Saturday arrested a farmer Ayyanan who was hiding a country made gun in a bush at Kongapalayam near Sathy.
Sathy Tiger Reserve officials and Naxal Division Police were on patrol in the Kongapalayam forest area.
At that time, it was reported that an unlicensed firearm was lying in the bush in the area.
Following this, the police seized the gun and arrested him. During the investigation, it was revealed that the gunman was Kongapalayam Toppo Ayyanan.
In connection with this, Ayyanan was arrested by the police for hoarding a country gun without a license.