Kerala govt to hand over Kalabhavan Mani’s death probe to CBIhttps://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/kerala-govt-to-hand-over-kalabhavan-manis-death-probe-to-cbi-2847806/

Kerala govt to hand over Kalabhavan Mani’s death probe to CBI

While a lab at Kochi had found traces of chlorpyrifos, a toxic pesticide in his viscera sample, a Hyderabad lab had recently stated that traces of methyl alcohol were found in his blood.

Kalabhavan Mani, Kalabhavan Mani Cremation, Kalabhavan Mani Passes Away, Kalabhavan Mani Death, Kalabhavan Mani Dead, Malayalam actor Kalabhavan Mani passes away, Kalabhavan Mani Last rites, Malayalam actor Kalabhavan Mani Dead, Kalabhavan Mani News
Kalabhavan Mani

Kerala government on Saturday decided to hand over to CBI the probe into the mysterious death of actor Kalabhavan Mani on March 6 this year.

The decision in this regard was taken by the government within a week of the actor’s family meeting Chief Minister, Pinarayi Vijayan, seeking a CBI probe into Mani’s death, official sources said.

Ramakrishnan, Mani’s younger brother, who had met the Chief Minister to press for a CBI probe into the actor’s
death, had said the family was not satisfied with the probe being carried out by the state police.

[related-post]

Watch Video: What’s making news

The 45-year-old actor, who had essayed various roles in south Indian films, was found in a serious condition at his farmhouse at Chalakudy and though he was rushed to hospital, his life could not be saved.

Advertising

While a lab at Kochi had found traces of chlorpyrifos, a toxic pesticide in his viscera sample, a Hyderabad lab had recently stated that traces of methyl alcohol were found in his blood.

Mani was undergoing treatment for a liver ailment at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, where he breathed his last.

For latest coverage on Haryana and Maharashtra Elections, log on to IndianExpress.com. We bring you the fastest assembly election 2019 updates from each constituency in both the states.