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Tamil Nadu custodial deaths: Shocked at policemen’s inappropriate behaviour, says Rajinikanth


Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Wednesday condemned the alleged “brutal killing” of a father and son in police custody in Tuticorin and said he was shocked at some police personnel’s inappropriate behaviour with the judicial magistrate investigating the case. The deaths of Jayaraj and Bennix have triggered massive outrage across the country and renewed the debate about police brutality.

On Monday, the Madras High Court had initiated contempt proceedings against Deputy Superintendent of Police C Prathapan, Additional Deputy Superintendent of Police D Kumar and police constable Maharajan after a judicial magistrate alleged that they tried to obstruct his inquiry. “You cannot ...


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