The wife of the accused cop had petitioned the Madurai Police Commissioner that her husband had been wrongly implicated in the case since he was not on duty when Jayaraj and Benicks were tortured at the station.
Though the state police have arrested four persons of a rationalist group for posting the video and have taken down all the offensive videos posted on the Youtube channel, the symbolic protests against the denigration are continuing.
A saffron cloth was found tied to the railing around the statue of DMK founder and former Chief Minister CN Annaduraiat at Kultiharai town in Kanyakumari district, inviting the wrath of state's political leaders.
Since the school kids of Gudalur region scour hillsides where mobile signals are strong enough. A few days back when a group of students were busy viewing online classes from a forested hill top, a wild elephant marched past them, scaring them away.