Labourer in Assam arrested for assassination of Jiha


KOCHI:  The labourer has been arrested in Assam for killing  29 year old Dalit student Jiha. The investigation had been done by the police for 50 days and around 1500 people was into consideration.

The police finally affixed the murderer of Jisha, Ameerul Islam, a 23-year old labourer from Assam. He was nabbed by the probe team under Dy SP Sojan from Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.

The murderer was working as a contract labour in Kanchipuram and was the native of Naugua district, officials said.

After doing crime the accused fled to Assam on April 28. He had to appear at the Judicial First Class Magistrate court on Friday.

ADGP B Sandhya said that, “The accused cannot be produced before the media as the identification parade and other formalities have not been conducted.”

The police had examined the finger prints of more than 5000 persons and had also checked the details of injured persons.