The police abused and threatened him, after which he set himself ablaze near an Ambedkar statue next to the Tallakulam police station.
A case under Section 174 (suspicious death) of the CrPC was registered. Further investigation is on and the postmortem report is awaited.
Dr K Prathibha had to brush aside the police diktat in 2018, while she was working in the Kannur district hospital.
Following this, inspectors Thooyamani Vellaisamy and G Manivannan, and sub-inspector Anandakumar took Rameshkumar from his house on October 12 on the pretext of an inquiry by the DSP.
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According to police, the constable, identified as G Dinesh Kumar, was on leave on Friday.
He alleged they were going home after New Year celebrations when they were beaten up by a group of 15 people. They were later taken to the station and beaten up by the police.
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.
The policemen on duty on the road intervened and tried to take Aravind into custody mistaking him for a miscreant.
A bench of the High Court directed the District Principal and Sessions Judge, Nalgonda district, to conduct the judicial probe and submit a report within 60 days.
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The cops later came to know that they had picked up the wrong person and released Kumar after giving him Rs 500 for ayurvedic massage.
Arun Raj, a native of Attingal has been admitted to the Government Hospital at Valiyakunnu at Attingal.
The police claimed that the man complained of chest pain after his arrest was recorded on Monday morning and died on the way to a private hospital.
The order explains that for the purpose of this rule, “harassment does not include the right of police to make any inquiry as per the procedure established by law.”