September 02, 2021 2:28 pm
Sayan and another accused Walayar Majoj were produced before the court amid police protection, particularly the former, who had sought protection claiming that he was receiving threat calls.
August 24, 2021 9:32 am
Seeking to turn the heat on the AIADMK, the Congress, an ally of the ruling DMK, has sought to raise the Kodanad issue in the state Assembly, possibly on Tuesday, with the opposition party crying foul over the move.
August 19, 2021 7:10 am
The police took the statement of accused K V Sayan, who in January 2019 made serious allegations, linking the then chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami to the robbery at late chief minister J Jayalalithaa’s 800-acre tea estate.
August 18, 2021 7:09 pm
In April 2017, the security guard of the Kodanad estate bungalow, former chief minister Jayalalithaa’s retreat home in the hilly district of Nilgiris, was found dead. Stalin said the government is fulfilling the party's promise by investigating the robbery and murder case.
January 14, 2019 11:21 am
On Monday, two of the accused persons, V K Sayan, and Valayar Manoj, were brought from Delhi by police in a private flight and whisked away for further interrogation.
July 04, 2017 2:08 pm
Accountant Dinesh Kumar's death comes nearly two-and-a-half months after a security guard of the estate was found murdered on April 24 this year. One of the suspects in the case, Jayalalithaa's driver Kanakaraj, died in a road mishap on April 29 in Salem.
July 04, 2017 11:29 am
The body of Kumar, one of the three accountants attached to the estate which used to be J Jayalalithaa's retreat, was taken to Kothagiri Government hospital, where a postmortem would be carried out tomorrow, police said.
April 29, 2017 4:47 pm
Five police teams were probing the murder of security guard Om Bahadur, whose body was found on April 24.