Man chokes brother to death in Kannur

The incident took place at around 3.30 pm on Monday.

Abhinesh, Akhilesh

Kannur: In a terrible incident, a man choked his brother to death here in Kelakam. Akhilesh (31) killed his brother Abhinesh (31). The incident took place at around 3.30 pm on Monday. Akhilesh surrendered himself at Kelakam Police station after the murder. Kelakam Police arrived at the scene and shifted the body to Kannur Medical College for post-mortem.

Kelakam Police had summoned the brothers to the station on Monday morning over an incident of taking photos of a woman in Kelakam town. They were sent back as the woman said she has no complaint. It is suspected that family issues led to the murder. Police said they have received several complaints about Abhinesh for creating ruckus in an inebriated state. It is doubted that Akhilesh was drunk during the time of the murder.

Father: Raveendran, Mother: Sulekha, Abhinesh’s wife: Cini, Daughter: Diya

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