Palakkad: Two folk, alongside side the companion’s father of a 27-twelve months venerable man, who became hacked to death in Palakkad district on Friday, bask in been taken into custody in reference to the incident, which is suspected to be a case of honour killing.
Aneesh, a painter, had married Haritha (21) some three months previously.
As a result of diversities of their caste and monetary goal, the woman’s father, Prabhukumar and uncle Suresh Kumar, primitive to threaten them on the total, Aneesh’s family told media personnel.
Aneesh alongside alongside with his younger brother Arun, became driving a bike and had stopped to score some soft drinks when they were waylaid and attacked shut to Thenkurissi on Friday evening.
Arun, who witnessed the murder, and is yet to recuperate from the shock, mentioned Haritha’s father, who came on a two-wheeler with her uncle, allegedly hacked Aneesh the exercise of a challenging weapon.
Aneesh’s father mentioned the accused primitive to threaten the couple on the total and regardless of filing a police criticism final month, no action became taken, he alleged.
Palakkad SP S Sujithdas mentioned Prabhukumar became taken into custody from Coimbatore early on Saturday while Suresh became picked up final evening itself. Their arrest would be recorded and they would be produced before a magistrate on Saturday itself.
For the explanation that deceased’s wife is in a remark of shock, police bask in no longer been in a predicament to rob her assertion on Saturday, the legit mentioned.
In 2018, Kevin P Joseph, aDalit christian became abducted and killed by a gang employed by his wife, Neenu’s family, in the first case of honour killing in the remark.