The Kochi City police on Friday filed a 240-page chargesheet earlier than the Kakkanad First Class Judicial Magistrate in the alleged sensational murder of a teenager by her father in March.
The chargesheet was filed inside the 90-day window for the reason that arrest of the accused and featured scientific proof and over 300 witness statements.
The teenager alongside along with her father Sanu Mohan had left their condo at Kakkanad on March 21 on the pretext of visiting a relative at Alappuzha. However, they went lacking thereafter. The physique of the sufferer washed up alongside the Muttar river the day after, triggering fairly a flutter.
In the following probe, the town police reached the conclusion that she was murdered by her father. She was allegedly left to drown after being dumped in the river in an unconscious state, the police had discovered.
They launched a manhunt spanning throughout States earlier than he was ultimately arrested from Mookambika in Karnataka in April after he left the lodge the place he stayed with out footing the invoice elevating the suspicion of the lodge authorities. He was additionally caught in a CCTV footage at Kollur city.
It turned out to be a really difficult manhunt through the pandemic, because the accused didn’t even use a cell phone. Later, he was taken to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Goa, and Maharashtra. It emerged that he had a dishonest case towards him in Maharashtra, and that he had gambled at a on line casino in Goa whereas being on the run utilizing the proceeds from the sale of his automobile.
The chargesheet was filed by investigation officer Dhanapalan, Inspector of Thrikkakara.