Udumalpet honour killing: SC takes up TN’s plea | Coimbatore Information


The Supreme Courtroom on Monday agreed to look at the enchantment filed by the Tamil Nadu authorities difficult the Madras excessive court docket order acquitting the prime accused within the 2016 Udumalpet honour killing case.
A bench comprising Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Aniruddha Bose and Krishna Murari, granting permission to enchantment, stated the case must be thought of. It additionally stated that the array of events needs to be amended to include Tamil Nadu authorities as a celebration to the case.
The counsel showing for the state authorities sought route from the court docket to stop the accused from travelling overseas. Nonetheless, the bench stated it’s not inclined to cross any such order.
In June, over two years after a periods court docket in Tirupur sentenced to demise six of the 11 accused within the homicide of V Shankar, 22, a dalit man who had married Kausalya, hailing from an ‘higher’ caste, the Madras HC put aside the demise sentence imposed on her father B Chinnaswamy and acquitted him of all costs. It additionally commuted the demise sentence of the opposite 5 accused to 25 years imprisonment. The trial court docket in December 2017 acquitted her mom Annalakshmi and uncle Pandidurai.
CCTV footage exhibiting the homicide close to the Udumalpet bus stand had gone viral on social media, resulting in protests within the state.
Kausalya grew to become the lead prosecution witness within the case towards her mother and father and others. businesses


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