Vaiga murder: Police extend search for Sanu Mohan to Andhra, Goa
Kochi: The Kerala Police have intensified the search for Sanu Mohan, father of 13-year-old Vaiga who was found dead in the Muttar river here. The search has been extended to Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Goa.
Police had confirmed that Sanu Mohan stayed in a hotel in Kollur Mookambika from April 10 to 16. It is assumed that he might have shifted to other states from here.
According to police, Sanu Mohan is not using mobile phone or ATM card. The expenses may be met with the money obtained from selling car. He is using public transport for travel.
As per information from police sources, Sanu will be nabbed soon. Police had searched bus stand and railway station near Mookambika with the help of Karnataka police after confirming his stay at the hotel.
Meanwhile, trace of alcohol was found in the internal organs of Vaiga after postmortem. No traces of poison or any marks indicating physical violence were found. It is now suspected that the child was given alcohol or any alcohol-laced drink and was pushed in the river when she fell unconscious.
The autopsy report had stated the reason for death was drowning. It was found earlier that Vaiga was unconscious when Sanu Mohan took her away from the apartment in Kangarappadi on the night of the incident.