Palayamkottai Central Prison Superintendent put on ‘compulsory wait’
The Superintendent of Central Prison, Palaymkottai, Krishnakumar has been transferred and put on obligatory wait even because the stalemate continues over handing over the physique of remand prisoner P. Muthu Mano, 27, of Vaagaikulam within the district, who was allegedly overwhelmed to loss of life on the jail premises on April 22.
Shankar, Superintendent of Central Prison, Tiruchi, will succeed Mr. Krishnakumar.
Muthu Mano and his associates have been arrested by the Kalakkad police after they tried to homicide two brothers from Panagudi and lodged within the Palayamkottai Central Prison. He was overwhelmed to loss of life on April 22. Seven individuals have been arrested within the Perumalpuram police station limits and so they have been additionally lodged within the jail.
While police commenced probe, the federal government positioned below suspension jail officers Shanmugasundaram, Sivan, Gangaraj, Sankarasubbu, Anantharaj, Vadivel Murugaiah and Sam Albert.
Meanwhile, the State authorities transferred the probe to CB-CID wing. Relatives of Muthu Mano refused to just accept his physique even after Madurai Bench of Madras High Court directed them to obtain it.
Against this backdrop, Mr. Krishnakumar has been transferred and put on ‘compulsory wait’ and jailor Parasuraman, additionally from Palayamkottai Central Prison, has been transferred to Madurai Central Prison, sources within the jail stated.