Kerala rape case: Police release main suspect's sketch

Perumbavoor (Kerala), May 5: Six days after a Dalit woman was brutally raped and murdered at her residence in (Perumbavoor)Kerala, police officials released a sketch of the key suspect in connection to the case.

The sketch has been made with the help of a neighbour who claims to have seen the alleged suspect after the crime took place though it has not been confirmed yet.


As of now no arrests made in the case where 28 -year old, Jisha was found dead by her mother in a pool of blood at her home on April 28.

However, police is investigating the case. So far four people have been detained for further investigation. According to the postmortem report, there were 38 big and small wounds found on the victim's body.

The autopsy report revealed that the victim's intestines were ripped out and that she had suffered a brutal death. There were also two deep stab wounds on the chest. She is said to have been killed between 2pm and 5pm on that particular day.

This shocking incident of rape and murder in Kerala has left country in shock and anguish. On Wednesday, May 4 , the issue echoed in both the Houses of Parliament and government sought stern action for this heinous crime.

Out of trauma and shock of her daughter's murder, Jisha's mother is hospitalised. Many VIPs marked their presence in the poll bound state and sought strict action against the crime. After negligence over the case, Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy visited the hospital and assured proper investigation and strict punishment for the culprit.

Meanwhile, the opposition targeted the ruling government over the negligence in the case. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress Vice President Rahul Ghandi will also visit the victim's mother during their campaign schedule in next week.

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