Ajith Kannan

Koodathayi murders: Cops suspect involvement of Jolly’s family

 The probe team suspects the involvement of the family of Jollyamma Thomas alias Jolly, key accused in the Koodathayi multiple murder case, in the crime series.

17 Oct 2019

Koodathayi murders: Jolly summoning cops home and confessing are brainchild of counsel

Confessions of Jollyamma Joseph, alias Jolly, prime accused in the Koodathayi serial killings, point to a highly conspired drama well-scripted by a leading crime lawyer in Kozhikode.

16 Oct 2019

Koodathayi murders: Body parts’samples not yet sent to forensic lab

While state police chief Loknath Behera cited lack of scientific evidence and witnesses as the main challenges, police sources say there are more reasons.

14 Oct 2019

Koodathayi murders: Crime Branch files five more cases

Jollyamma is the prime accused in all newly registered cases; another poison, not cyanide, was used in Annamma’s murder

12 Oct 2019

Koodathayi murders: Accused taken to crime spots for evidence collection

In the morning itself, the house was crammed with a huge crowd waiting to catch a glimpse of Jolly and her accomplices.

12 Oct 2019

Jollyamma killed Roy because of his alcoholism, superstition, objection to her illicit affairs: Cops

The report hinted at the possibility of conspiracy behind the murder of each person and links with each killing

11 Oct 2019

Deaths of six members of Kerala family a case of murder most foul

Woman relative confesses to involvement in the death of six of a family over 12 years; bodies exhumed; victims had collapsed after having food.

08 Oct 2019

Koodathayi mass murders: Prime accused got support of revenue officer for forgery

Speaking to media persons, Renji alleged that Joliyamma had close contacts with many people, including government officers, and they may have offered support for her activities.

07 Oct 2019

Shortage of stents likely to affect functioning of cath labs at MCHs

CDMID also decided to stop the supply of stents to Kozhikode, Kottayam and Thrissur MCHs and General Hospitals from July 15 onward owing to long-pending dues.

11 Jul 2019

Distributors to stop stent supply to Govt MCHs

Hospitals owe suppliers dues to the tune of `64 crore.Supply to T’Puram, Alappuzha GMCHs already stopped

04 Jul 2019

Two newborns at Kozhikode's Perambra Government Hospital bring hope in time of Nipah virus

Staff at the Perambra Government Hospital had much to cheer about on Friday. Two women gave birth. The mothers and their little ones are safe and sound.

26 May 2018

Nipah fear: After Lini's death, nurses at Perambra hospital face ostracisation in public places

Stopping the nurses in their tracks are people who are afraid of contracting the disease.

24 May 2018