Kottayam: Neenu, wife of Kevin who was murdered in Kottayam for marrying her against the will of her family, revealed that murder accused Niyas had threatened to murder her also. Neenu told media that she wants to live as the wife of Kevin and that he was killed with the knowledge of her parents.
Neenu disclosed that they had asked her many times to break up with Kevin because his financial status was poor. She informed her parents on May 24 that she was going with Kevin. Niyas who was nabbed yesterday and other relatives also had asked her to break up with Kevin.
Niyas threatened Neenu that he would hack her to death if she did not end the relationship with Kevin. Neenu requested that she will live as Kevin’s wife and also not to take her from there.
Neenu knew that her relatives were searching for Kevin. ‘I went in person to Gandhinagar police station as I was worried that Kevin would be attacked. But despite my tearful requests, the police officer kept talking over phone,’ she said.
Meanwhile, Niyas' mother Laila Beevi said that her son is innocent in the case. it was Shanu Chacko who took Niyas from his house saying that they need a driver, Laila Beevi said. She also made it clear that they happened to know the news of Kevin’s murder only when Neenu’s parents told them.