Kasaragod: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Suresh Gopi demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the Periya double murder case.
The actor turned politician visited the houses of the slain Youth Congress activists Kripesh and Sarath Lal. He also consoled the bereaved families.
“A CBI inquiry into the double murder is necessary. The present investigating officer, IG Sreejith is a perfect investigating officer. He knows his job very well. But there is disbelief regarding those who appointed him. That’s why I am demanding that a CBI probe must be held,” the MP said.
Meanwhile, Periya remained tense even on Sunday. Early in the morning, there was an attempt to set the house of Uduma Congress block panchayat president Rajan on fire. The front portion of the house sustained damages. Some furniture, kept on the sit out was also burnt.