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HC directs police to file statement on Satnam Singh's death

Press Trust of India  |  Kochi 

High today directed police to file a statement regarding details of investigation relating to death of Satnam Singh, who was taken into custody for creating disturbance at the Mata Amritanandamayi mutt in Kollam on Aug 1, 2012.

The direction in this regard was issued by Justice K Ramakrishnan on a petition filed by Harmindar Kumar singh, seeking probe into his son's death.

During the course of hearing, Public Prosecutor admitted that there were some 'omissions' in the investigation.

Satnam Singh, a student was taken into custody for creating some disturbance at the Mata Amritanandamayi mutt at Kollam on Aug 1, 2012. He died three days later at a mental health centre amid allegations of torture.

The case diary containing 3000 pages were handed over to the

Meanwhile, informed the its unwillingess to take over investigation of the case.

The case has been posted to April 8.

First Published: Thu, April 03 2014. 18:39 IST
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