Kozhikode: The body of Maoist leader C P Jaleel, who was killed in an encounter with the police in private resort at Lakkidi in Wayanad district, will be handed over to his relatives.
The post mortem is being held at Kozhikode Medical College.
The police have given strict directions to the relatives regarding handing over the body. The kin have been refrained from stopping the vehicle on the way to offer last rites.
Jaleel is the son of late Hamsa and Aleemma of Pandikkad in Malappuram. Alleging that Jaleel was killed in a fake encounter, his family members had demanded a magistrate enquiry into the incident.