The Thiruvananthapuram CBI special court pronounced five policemen, involved in the torture death of Udayakumar at Fort police station, guilty
The guilty policemen include Jithakumar, Sreekumar, Soman, SI T Ajithkumar, CI E K Sabu and AC T K Haridas. One of the accused Soman died during the trial.
The incident happened in 2005 when a police team led by Fort CI nabbed Udaykumar and five others on suspicions of robbery. Udaykumar was found dead in the lock-up two days later.
The Post-mortem analysis report said that a Udaykumar was subject to torture.
The case was first, investigated by the state police and was later handed over to the CBI.