CHENNAI MAN HACKED TO DEATH IN PUBLIC VIEW ON DAUGHTER'S RECEPTION: REASON TRAGIC!

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By Behindwoods News Bureau | May 14, 2019 05:34 PM

In a shocking case, an auto-rickshaw driver was allegedly hacked to death by a gang of men on Sunday night. The incident took place in Ayanavaram area where the victim went to attend his daughter’s reception. The victim died on the spot while her wife is still recovering who also got injured in the attack.  

Chennai man who stopped child marriage gets killed on daughter’s weddi

The victim was identified as Jebaseelanh, who had tried to stop a child marriage two weeks ago, which was going to take place in his neighbourhood.  

According to The New Indian Express report, the  auto-rickshaw driver had intervened and stopped a child marriage in his locality in Ayanavaram. Police are probing whether he was murdered as revenge for stopping the child marriage. On the fateful day of the incident, he was headed for his daughter’s wedding reception when an armed gang intercepted and attacked him, just a few metres away from his house. The attack happened in full public view and his relatives watched helplessly while he was murdered.

Media reports further state that, according to a police officer, the story dates back to April 17, when Jebaseelan reportedly saw posters announcing the wedding of a 16-year-old girl. Since he knew the girl’s age, he alerted the police about the matter. He also accompanied the police for inquiry and stopped the wedding from taking place. Two days ago, Jebaseelan’s daughter got married in Tirupati. The reception was scheduled to happen on Sunday evening.

Police officer part of the investigation, further stated that "We suspect that Vinodh, who was supposed to marry the 16-year-old girl, was angered by the news of Jebaseelan’s daughter getting married. We are probing whether Vinodh took help of his friends to eliminate Jebaseelan." Currently, they have booked a case of murder and are searching for Vinodh.

Tags : #MAN HACKED TO DEATH #CHENNAI MURDER #WEDDING RECEPTION #CHILD MARRIAGE #CHILD MARRIAGE CRIME #AYANAVARAM