A 27-year-old woman was arrested by the police over the abduction of a minor girl whom she had befriended on social media after posing as male.
The dead were identified as Joseph (Appachan), 80, and Leelama, 75, of Kainakary village in Alappuzha district.
He was undergoing treatment for COVID-19.
One of the accused who was granted the relief was an ambulance driver who allegedly helped Shan's killers to escape by ferrying them in his ambulance.
Somanath, who joined VSSC in 1985, had been serving as its director since 2018.
Subodh reportedly attacked Saradamma for refusing to surrender her ornaments for him to sell.
So far 18 persons have been arrested in connection with the murder of Ranjeet Sreenivas.
The intelligence wing has warned of potential clashes between SDPI and RSS -- particularly on Wednesday -- as the latter has planned a series of protests at various places.
The injured Amal Babu, 29, who is a fisherman by profession, had to be admitted to the Alappuzha Medical College Hospital.
The back-to-back killings of two political activists -- BJP's Ranjeet Sreenivas and the other of SDPI's K S Shan -- in coastal Alappuzha district had rocked Kerala last week.