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Tamil Nadu: CBI To Probe Deaths Of A Father And Son In Police Custody , Says Chief Minister E Palaniswami
Tamil Nadu: CBI to probe deaths of a father and son in police custody, says Chief Minister E Palaniswami
Tamil Nadu: CBI To Probe Deaths Of A Father And Son In Police Custody ,Says Chief Minister E Palaniswami
New Delhi: The Tuticorin custodial death case will be transferred to CBI after obtaining proper permission from Madurai Bench of Madras High Court, said the Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami.
Palaniswami in a press conference in Salem said that "After getting the High Court’s permission, we will transfer Jayaraj-Bennix case to CBI".
The father-son duo died allegedly due to the police torture, which results in widespread outrage and has triggered across the country.
Jayaraj and his son Bennicks was arrested for allegedly violating lockdown during business hours of their cellphone shops, died at a hospital in Kovilpatti on June 23, as the relatives alleging that they were severely thrashed at the Sathankulam police station by the police personnel.
Huge demands have been made for the stringent action against the police personnel.
The hashtags #JusticeForJayarajAndBennix and #JusticeForJayarajAndFenix have been trending on all social media platforms for the last couple of days.