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Hartal in Kasargod today to protest the custodial death of a youth

Hartal in Kasargod today to protest the custodial death of a youth

Mangalore Today News Network

Kasargod, April 8,2017 :  The town of Kasargod is observing a dawn to dusk Hartal today  as per the call given by BJP in protest against the suspicious death of a youth named Sandeep (25) who was taken into custody by the police at Karandakkad on the charges of consuming liquor in a public place.

sandeep Though the police claim that Sandeep died of a heart attack, the family members of the youth as well as the BMS have alleged that police atrocities had resulted in his death. It is said Sandeep died while being rushed to the hospital.

Sources said the police had raided a place near Karandakkad on Friday evening following information that some youth were consuming liquor in public and  harassing people.

However on seeing the cops the accused tried to flee.  Sandeep who too was along with them had collapsed while running and was taken to custody. Police say  he died while being rushed to the hospital.

 Following the incident activists of Sangh Parivar gheraoed the Kasargod police station and demanded action against the cops responsible for Sandeep’s death.

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Comments on this Article
Suhan Mehta, mumbai Sat, April-8-2017, 6:06
Never harm the peaceful ambience unnecessarily.
Danush Shetty, maoodabidri Sat, April-8-2017, 1:19
The family wont accept the fact just try to defend his mistake . Its is sad incident he has lost life but is it the fact that he had died due to torture ?
Sannidhi Shekar, kasargod Sat, April-8-2017, 1:12
Did Qureshi’s protest remind the Hindu vedika to take stand in Sandeep’s case
Vikas Bangera, Mangalore Sat, April-8-2017, 1:07
Now atrocities 9of the police are coming up on after the other. You People hide mistake in the name of sympathy
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