The police claimed to have recovered the machete used for the murder and added that Ajeesh had criminal antecedents.
A 1.25-acre land in Ayyappanthangal which has been encroached for more than a decade will soon be cleared.
K. Ayyappan Pillai, the country's oldest lawyer, passed away at a private hospital in the city around 6.15 am due to heart-related ailment, family sources said.
Ariyalur district BJP president arrested for making provocative speech; threatening to carry out 'suicide attack'
The video clip of his speech had gone viral on social media.
KR Sachidanandan alias Sachy, who directed Ayyappanum Koshiyum, died in June last year following a cardiac arrest.
‘The Great Indian Kitchen’ won the Best Film award, with its writer-director Jeo Baby being crowned Best Screenwriter. Jayasurya and Anna Ben won Best Actor and Best Actress respectively.
Directed by Saagar K Chandra, "Bheemla Naik" is a remake of the 2020 Malayalam action-thriller "Ayyappanum Koshiyum", which featured Biju Menon and Prithviraj Sukumaran.
Ayyappan also claimed that on September 22, 2016, when Jayalalithaa was not well and postponed her day’s engagements, Sasikala and Dr Sivakumar insisted on her going to the hospital, but she refused.