Kottayam: The Punalur police arrested two persons who manhandled a witness in the Kevin murder case. In connection with the incident, the court also cancelled the bail of two of the accused.
The arrested have been identified as Shajahan and Robin. Both are Punalur natives and friends of those accused in the case.
Meanwhile, the court cancelled the bail of Shinu and Manu, friends of the arrested Shajahan and Robin. Earlier, prosecution had filed a petition in the court seeking to cancel their bail.
24-year-old Kevin was found dead at Nattassery in Kollam on May 27, 2018. He was kidnapped and murdered by his lover Neenu’s relatives including her brother and his friends. They executed the murder after coming to know that Kevin and Neenu planned to get married and had filed a form at the register office.
Neenu’s father Chacko, brother Shanu Chacko and his friends are the accused in the case.