Jolly tortured me as step-mother, says Koodathai murder victim Sili’s son
Kozhikode: The elder son of Sili, one of the victims of Koodathai murder case, revealed that he was tortured mentally and physically by the key accused Jolly. The boy is son of Sili and Shaju, second husband of Jolly. He told the probe team that Jolly had treated him very badly as a step-mother and was estranged at the house.
The boy disclosed about Jolly’s torture, during the interrogation in connection with Sili’s death. According to his statement, Jolly used to talk to him in a bad tone. The boy is presently staying at a relative’s house.
It is learnt that the boy has narrated to the police the incidents at Thamarassery dental hospital on the day of Sili’s death. The police found that Jolly gave Sili the tablets mixed with cyanide at the hospital.
Sili’s son and Jolly’s younger son were with Sili, Shaju and Jolly when they went to the dental hospital after attending a wedding at Thamarassery parish hall.
According to reports, the boy had told the officials how Jolly gave tablet and water to Sili. The recording of statement continued from 4 pm to 6.30 pm on Saturday.
Meanwhile, Thamarassery court will consider tomorrow the plea filed by the police requesting to take Jolly in custody in connection with Sili’s murder.