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Kallkyavilla Cop Murder : Prime Suspects Nabbed

Web Desk‌Updated: Tuesday Jan 14, 2020

Uddupi, KARNATAKA :  In a major breakthrough, the police on Tuesday nabbed two men, suspected of prime role in the murder of ASI at Kalikyavilla check post  on Kerala-Tamil Nadu border last week..

The arrested  were identified as Taufik and Abdul Shameem. The police team, comprising both Kerala and Tamil Nadu personnel, caught the duo from Uddupi in Karnataka.


There was prior information on  these men's links with terror outfits. The two are presently locked up at Indrali police station in Uddupi. Four men were arrested from Thenmala earlier in connection with the case.

 ASI Wilson, just four months from his retirement, was killed at market checkpost near Karikyavilla, on 7 Jan.  The assailants hacked  him with sword, before shooting him down and  fleeing the scene.