A joint action committee against custodial torture comprising advocates and social workers on Saturday released a fact-finding report on the custodial of death of Vignesh, 25, in a city police station recently and said that it was a clear case of death due to custodial torture. They demanded the arrest of police personnel responsible for his death.
The committee comprising senior advocate Sudha Ramalingam, advocate and director of People’s Watch Henri Tiphagne, People’s Watch state coordinator I. Aseervatham, advocates B.S. Ajeetha and Milton addressed the media on Saturday. They asked the DGP CB-CID to announce the name of the investigation officer in the case immediately so that witnesses could approach him and share information.