Kasaragod: The police have recorded the arrest of one person in connection with murder of two Youth Congress activists at Periya. CPM local area committee member A Peethambaran was arrested on Tuesday evening. He will be produced before the court on Wednesday.
It is reported that Peethambaran is the key conspirator in the murder of Kripesh and Sarath Lal, the two Youth Congress activists. Meanwhile, the superintendent of police told the media that Peethambaran plotted the crime.
Once, Kripesh and Sarath Lal attempted to assassinate Peethambaran. In connection with this case, seven people including Sarath were booked and remanded. They were released on bail on February 7. Police assume that Peethambaran took revenge by plotting their murder.