Sathankulam deaths: HC orders CB-CID probe

Posted on   3:06 pm

Observing that there were possibilities of tampering with the evidences in the custodial deaths of a father-son duo allegedly due to police brutality at Sathankulam, the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court today directed the Crime Branch-CID (CB-CID) to immediately take up the probe, even by registering murder cases, till the CBI takes over the case.

New IG for South Zone, Thoothukudi SP shifted

Posted on   3:04 pm

As the father-son duo custodial deaths allegedly due to police brutality in Sathankulam created a political furore and sent shock waves across the country, the Tamilnadu government today shunted out incumbent Superintendent of Police (SP) and posted a new SP for Tuticorin district.