Sathankulam custodial deaths: Five policemen, including inspector Srithar, arrested

Published: 02nd July 2020 05:46 PM  |   Last Updated: 02nd July 2020 07:37 PM  

The CB-CID has arrested five policemen in connection with the deaths of Sathankulam traders P Jeyaraj and his son J Beniks while in custody last week, officials involved in the investigation said. While suspended inspector Srithar, sub-inspector Balakrishnan and constable Muthuraj were arrested early Thursday morning, SI Raghu Ganesh and head constable Murugan were arrested late Wednesday night. Srithar was in charge of the Sathankulam police station at the time of the incident. 


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