4 more nabbed in Mangaluru Jail Double Murder Case

4 more nabbed in Mangaluru Jail Double Murder Case

Submitted by Newseditor on Mon, 2015-11-16 17:14 4 more nabbed in Mangaluru Jail Double Murder Case Mangaluru: Four youths, allegedly having links with underworld and communal forces, have been arrested by police on charges of supplying weapons to District Prison in Mangaluru, where two under-trials were hacked to death by a notorious gang a fortnight ago. The arrested have been identified as Mahesh Kavoor (35), Latheesh Akashbhavan (23), Sathish Benjanapadavu (40), Kamalaksha Thenkabollur (37). With this the number of arrests made in connection with the double murder occurred in the prison on November 2 has reached 11. According to police these four accused had thrown the weapon over the prison wall from the jail road to execute the murders hatched by certain people. It could be recalled here that Madoor Isubu and his associate Ganesh Shetty were hacked to death by a gang of prisoners during breakfast on November 2. KISF Meanwhile, the Karnataka Industrial Security Force (KISF) personnel are expected to arrive in a few days for peripheral security of the prison. About 40 personnel of the newly formed KISF have been sanctioned for the Mangaluru prison, which has been treated on par with a Central prison. Following the November 2 incident, the Additional Director General of Police (Prisons) Kamal Pant had inspected the prison and said that KISF personnel would be in place by November 18.