Kerala, 16/4:Congress and BJP – in Kerala slammed Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday while accusing him for “inept handling” of the law and order in the state after two murders at same place within two days was reported in Palakkad district.
On Friday noon, Subair, a 43-year-old activist of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI), was murdered by a group of men. The SDPI alleged that the attackers were RSS activists. Meanwhile on Saturday, at around the same time, Sreenivasan (45), a former top RSS local leader, was hacked to death by a group of five persons — who were alleged to be SDPI activists. Both the cases have been reported from Palakkad district and the pattern “indicates” a case of “revenge killing”.
Incidentally, these two murders at Palakkad came nearly four months after a similar double murder that took place in Alappuzha, wherein first a SDPI activist was allegedly killed by RSS activists and in less than 12 hours a young lawyer, who had contested on a BJP ticket, was allegedly hacked to death by SDPI activists.