‘Thereafter, they attempted to erase the evidence by dumping the body on the roadside and extracted her belongings and put them in different locations.
The prisoners after release shall appear before the probation officer and station house officer concerned once in three months till the completion of the unexpired portion of a sentence.
The Telangana High Court has issued a direction to the Principal Secretary, Prisons, to consider the plea of the petitioner SK Zakaria for his release from jail where he is serving a life sentence.
P Chinnan had filed the petition challenging the life sentence awarded to him by the Additional District and Sessions Court in Theni.
The petitioner, Ganeshan, hailed from V Kottaiyur village in Pudukottai district. He is married to Shanmugavalli and have three children.
He killed wife Deivanai by stabbing her six times before dragging her for a short distance after she refused to give him Rs 50 to buy alcohol.
According to sources, the victim's mother had died several years ago and the girl was residing with her father, who earned a living repairing tailoring machines.
According to the prosecution, Mohandoss doubted his wife Chitra's conduct and she was subjected to physical violence.
Sakthivel was sentenced to undergo imprisonment for a period of 47 years. However, the judge entitled him to serve the prison term concurrently.