The body of P. Ramkumar, who allegedly committed suicide in Puzhal prison on September 18 last after getting arrested in connection with Swathi’s murder case, was buried at Meenakshipuram on Sunday afternoon. He was given a tearful farewell in his village Meenakshipuram near Sengottah in Tirunelveli district on Sunday. His body reached Meenakshipuram late Sunday morning, nearly 15 days after… Continue reading "Ramkumar’s body buried at his native village"
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The autopsy of P Ramkumar, the lone accused in the brutal murder of techie Swathi, will take place at the Government Royapettah Hospital on Saturday in the presence of a five-member doctor team that includes Dr. Sudhir K. Gupta, Head of Forensic Sciences Department at the prestigious AIIMS. On September 18, Ramkumar, the lone suspect in the sensational murder of… Continue reading "Ramkumar autospy today, AIIMS doctor named"
The Madras High Court has directed AIIMS, Delhi to depute a doctor for the autopsy procedure of techie Swathi murder accused P Ramkumar on or before September 27. With this, the decks have been cleared for the post-mortem of Ram Kumar, who allegedly committed suicide in prison. Justice N Kirubkaran, who was appointed as the third judge by the Chief… Continue reading "HC wants AIIMS doctor at Ramkumar’s autopsy"
Justice N Kirubakaran will now be the third judge to decide on the question of whether or not to permit an independent forensic expert to be present during the postmortem of P Ramkumar who allegedly killed himself inside the central prison at Puzhal on Sunday. He will today hear the petition filed by Paramasivam, Ramkumar’s father, seeking to allow a… Continue reading "Ramkumar: Third judge to take call on autopsy today"
Amidst doubts raised over the death of Ramkumar, the suspect in the Swathi murder case, two photos showing a broken switch board believed to be inside the Puzhal Central prison were circulated on social media on Tuesday evening. A senior prison official was quoted as saying that it was the spot at which Ram Kumar killed himself by “biting” the… Continue reading "Photos of Ramkumar’s suicide spot leaked"
Uncertainty prevailed over the post mortem of techie Swathi’s murder accused, P Ramkumar, as the process that was scheduled for this morning was not carried out due to the absence of his family members. Also, his advocate is expected to appeal once again for a private doctor to assist in the procedure later today. Yesterday, the Court had ordered that… Continue reading "Uncertainty over Ramkumar’s autospy, tight security at Royapettah hospital"
The Madras High Court on Tuesday reserved its order on a petition filed by the mother of Ramkumar, prime accused in the murder of a woman IT employee, seeking a CBI probe in the case. Justice P N Prakash reserved his orders, after advocate Ramaraj, counsel for Ramkumar’s mother Pushpam, charged state police with slapping a false case on the… Continue reading "Swathi case: HC reserves order on Ramkumar mom’s plea for CBI probe"
Madras High Court today struck down a lower court’s order to take Ram Kumar, main accused in the June 24 murder of a IT professional, to the crime scene and directed prison officials to make arrangements in jail to take his photographs, videographs and other measurements to enable them to compare it with video footage already with the police. “In… Continue reading "Swathi murder: HC allows cops to videograph Ramkumar"
Counsel for P Ramkumar, the accused in the sensational murder case of techie S Swathi, on Monday approached the Madras high court, seeking an order refraining the police from taking video of Ramkumar. Ramkumar’s advocate Ramraj filed a petition in the HC and requested to take it as urgent plea. However, his request was turned down by the court. The… Continue reading "Swathi murder: HC declines request by Ramkumar counsel"
The police have decided to take video of Ramkumar, the accused in the murder case of techie Swathi, and to match it with with the visuals obtained from CCTV cameras located close to Nungambakkam railway station on the day of crime- June 24. The 14th Magistrate Metropolitan court has agreed to provide Ramkumar one day police custody to recreate the… Continue reading "Swathi murder: Ramkumar to enacte crime, cops to videograph it"