Thiruvananthapuram: Two Ngo union leaders, who have been remanded in the SBI branch attack case here during hartal, have been suspended by their respective departments.
The two were Ashokan, NGO union area secretary and an office clerk at the treasury, and Harilal, NGO union district secretariat member an attender at the directorate of technical education.
The first class magistrate court her had rejected their bail pleas on Friday, following which they were remanded. Although the cantonment police had registered cases against 15 persons, only nine were found in the CCTV footages.
The departmental action comes following allegations of political intervention to save the two.