Ernakulam: Police nabbed two more persons in connection with the murder of Maharaja’s college student Abhimanyu. Popular Front workers and Alappuzha natives Shiraz Salim and Shajahan were nabbed.
Shajahan is the one who plans the attacks and Shiraz gives training to the party workers. The police made it clear that both of them were aware of Abhimanyu’s murder.
Pamphlets that spread religious intolerance have been seized from them. With this, the number of persons arrested in the case has reached 8. It is learnt that one more person will be arrested soon.
It has been 14 days since Abhimanyu was murdered. The main culprits in the case are not yet arrested. Many including Abhimanyu’s father have come forward against this delay in taking action.
Police have identified all of the culprits. Three of them are suspected to have left the country. The investigation team indicated that more persons will be arrested in the coming days.