SignIn
Kerala Kaumudi Online
Saturday, 28 November 2020 8.48 AM IST

Two forest officials suspended in connection with farm owner's death in Pathanamthitta

mathayi

PATHANAMTHITTA: Two forest officials were suspended on Monday in connection with the death of farm owner Mathayi in Pathanamthitta. Mathayi was found dead in a well hours after he was ken into custody by the forest officials. It is learnt that the action was taken on the basis of primary investigation.

Meanwhile, Mathayi's family has been reluctant to bury the dead body and have been demanding the arrest of seven forest officials who were allegedly involved in the incident. Earlier, the seven officials were transferred on the basis of a report submitted by the southern region forest conservator.

Mathayi was taken into custody on Tuesday evening by seven forest officials who accused him of destroying a camera set up by the department.

JOIN THE DISCUSSION
TAGS: MATHAYI CASE, MATHAYI DEATH, FOREST DEPT SUSUPENSION
KERALA KAUMUDI EPAPER
TRENDING IN KERALA
TRENDING IN KERALA
X
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet
consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.