Congress councillor arrested in connection with murder of DYFI worker
Kollam: A Congress councillor has been arrested in connection with the murder of a DYFI worker in Kayamkulam. A quotation team was behind the murder of DYFI worker Siyad. According to the police it was Congress councillor Kavil Nisam who helped the key accused Mujeeb to escape on a bike.
The police had received information that Mujeeb returned home from the crime spot on Nizam's bike. Case has been charged against Nizam for not reporting the crime to the police even after he was aware of it. The key accused in the case are Vetta Mujeb and Vilakku Shefeeq, both members of a quotation team.
When Siyad was murdered, they had also attacked Rajeesh who was with him. Murder charges has been imposed against Mujeeb and Shefeeq. The police hinted that Siyad's murder was not due to political reasons and revenge-related some other issues led to the crime. However, CPM came up with allegations that there was political conspiracy behind the crime.