The High Court has frozen the execution of the first accused's punishment while considering the appeal of the accused
Madhu's mother also staged a hunger strike in front of the Palakkad district collectorate against the appointment.
Bihar man attacked, killed along Kizhissery-Thavanur road 'over suspicion of theft'; accused confess to assaulting Rajesh Manji for almost two hours after tying him up.
The accused allegedly assaulted Bihar-native Rajesh Manji for almost two hours on the suspicion of theft.
There were 127 witnesses. One by one, 24 turned hostile and the police hit a trail less travelled to ensure justice for the mentally unsound tribal youth.
The government has not yet paid the Special Public Prosecutor who argued the Madhu case.
The Mannarkad Special Court for cases under SC/ST Atrocities Act had on Tuesday convicted 14 people for beating Madhu to death.
Madhu's mother Malli expressed her disappointment in the sentence awarded to the convicts.
Meanwhile, the public prosecutor said Madhu's family has gotten the maximum possible verdict favourable to them.
Attappady Chindekki Ooru Mallan’s and Malli’s son Madhu (30) was lynched by a mob and killed on February 22, 2018.