Shamej murder: Police arrest 3 CPM activists
Vadakara: Police arrested 3 CPM activists suspected to be involved in the RSS-BJP worker Shamej murder in New Mahe, Kannur. The 3 were arrested from a lodge in Vadakara.
Shebin Raveendran, Vijin Chandran and M M Shaji were arrested by the police and are being interrogated.
Shamej was hacked to death by a suspected CPM gang in New Mahe in Kannur district on May 7 night while he was returning home, less than an hour of the killing of CPI(M)’s local committee secretary Kannipoyil Babu by a gang near his house at Palloor in Mahe. Police said that a gang involving 6 persons hacked Shamej. Earlier, 2 CPM workers were taken into custody in connection with the murder.