Nedumkandam custody death: Re-post-mortem on Rajkumar’s body to be conducted on Monday
Nedumkandam: Police will conduct autopsy on Rajkumar’s body in the Nedumkandam custodial murder case on Monday. The post-mortem will be conducted in the presence of Justice Narayana Kurup judicial commission. The judicial commission had earlier asked the government to conduct a re-post-mortem in the death.
The body of Rajkumar will be exhumed after 37 days of cremation for a re-post-mortem examination. The judicial commission had opined that there were discrepancies in the autopsy conducted earlier and hence necessitated a re-post-mortem.
The injuries that Rajkumar sustained on his ribs would be the main focus in the second autopsy. Whether the injuries were inflicted when Rajkumar was in police custody or not has to be examined. A detailed examination will be done. A team from the forensic department will also monitor the autopsy on Monday.