Attappady has, in its cold air and calm tenor, two versions of the lynching story. An outsider can either take sides, seek the truth, or get lost in the vortex of the differing narratives.
'I lost my son. They can’t quote a price for him. To me, my son is much more valuable than the huge mansion they offered,' says Madhu's mother Malli.
Madhu's mother and sister now want the special prosecutor, advocate C Rajendran, to be replaced. Rajendran is the third public prosecutor handling the case after two senior lawyers opted out.
Madhu's sister Sarasu said her family is facing a serious threat as they have been fighting relentlessly to get justice for her brother.