Kerala police right this moment arrested 4 individuals, together with a “former” RSS employee, among the many 5 accused within the homicide case of a CPI(M) native secretary at Peringara close to right here.
P B Sandeep Kumar, who can also be a former panchayat member, was stabbed to dying right here on Thursday evening.
Police have arrested prime accused and RSS employee Jishnu Chathankari (23), Pramod (23), Nandu (24) and Mohammed Faisal (22). One other accused, Abhi, is on the run, police added.
The primary three accused had been apprehended from Karuvatta in Alappuzha district whereas Faisal was held from a lodge at Thiruvalla.
The hideouts of the accused had been triangulated primarily based on data gathered and with the placement of the mobile phone tower, police stated.
In the meantime, the BJP right this moment stated that the employee was earlier ousted from the occasion and RSS doesn’t have any reference to the homicide.
The CPI(M) has known as for a strike in Thiruvalla municipality and adjoining panchayats protesting in opposition to the homicide.
Reacting to the incident, the CPI(M) state secretariat had issued an announcement blaming the RSS and demanded a radical investigation into the matter.
In line with the police, the incident occurred at round 8.30 pm yesterday.
Police had stated there have been 11 stab wounds on the physique of the sufferer who died earlier than reaching a hospital.
After the sufferer tried to settle a dispute between the accused — who had been allegedly drunk — and a store proprietor, his bike was chased and he was stabbed a number of instances, stated the police.
Kumar is survived by his spouse and two minor youngsters.
After the autopsy, the physique was handed over to kin which was taken to the CPI(M) occasion workplace in a procession with a whole bunch of occasion employees accompanying.
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