According to sources, the deceased, identified as Lavanya* (17) from Thekkalur in Tiruttani, was studying in a government-aided school at Kilacheri village in Mappedu.
Sivakumar, along with Inspector Saravanan, SI Pandiarajan, and constables Giri, Shankar, and Bala allegedly abducted businessman Rajesh and his family members and detained them illegally.
After a magisterial inquiry, was ordered on Tuesday, three police personnel have been suspended.
The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court has directed DGP C Sylendra Babu to transfer a case pertaining to a man’s suicide following alleged custodial torture by police, to the CB-CID.
However, when contacted, Mylapore Assistant Commissioner Gowthaman maintained that police investigation is underway as per procedure.
He said SP J Mutharasi has been appointed as Special Officer and that within 24 hours of registering the complaint, four people were arrested and four others sent to juvenile home.
Balamurugan was admitted in Government Rajaji Hospital on October 22 with knee injury. He was suffering from patella fracture and respiratory arrest.
Top distance education official of MKU submits documents to Santhanam; CB-CID sleuths question Registrar.
In a fresh twist in the assistant professor Nirmala Devi issue, her advocate withdrew from the case on Friday.