Kannur: One of the accused in the murder of RSS activist Biju in Payyanur is said to have fled abroad. Pratheesh reportedly misled the police by diverting their attention to another man with same name.
Meanwhile, the police have arrested two more of the 7-member gang who were directly linked to the case. They were detained on the basis of statements by the main accused Rinesh and Jyothish. Two more among the perpetrators are still at large.
Biju, an accused in the murder of CPM worker Dhanraj, was hacked to death in Payyanur on May 12 when he was out on bail.