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CBI chargesheets Kerala CPI-M leaders in murder case

IANS  |  Kannur (Kerala) 

The CBI on Monday filed a chargesheet against two CPI-M leaders in over a 2012 murder case.

While P. Jayarajan, the of the CPI-M in Kannur, was charged under Sections 302 (murder) and 124 b (criminal conspiracy), MLA has been charged only under 124 b.

The chargesheet was filed before the here. A hearing is slated for Thursday.

Jayarajan and Rajesh were arrested and jailed following Abdul Shukoor's murder in February 2012, but they secured bail later that year in August.

Shukoor was a 22-year-old Indian Union (IUML) activist.

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First Published: Mon, February 11 2019. 15:22 IST
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