Kochi (Kerala): Special Investigation Team, Kerala on Monday conducted a potency test and collected DNA samples of three persons accused of killing two women citing Human Sacrifice rituals.
“The accused identified as Muhammed Shafi, Bhagaval Singh and Laila were taken to the Ernakulam Medical College by the special investigation team, Kerala to collect the samples. The police also conducted the potency test of the accused here”, officials said. After two hours of medical examinations, the police collected evidence from Muhammed Shafi, the prime accused in the case.
During interrogation, Police found that 39 grams of gold belonging to Padma, the victim, were mortgaged by Shafi for Rs 1 lakhs out of which Rs 40,000 Shafi gave to his wife.
The Police will continue the evidence collection and interrogation of the accused on Tuesday.
Earlier, the Kochi Court sent all three accused to 12-days of police custody.
Kochi City Police Commissioner CH Nagaraju confirmed that the three were arrested on October 11.