A petty thief, out on bail, had remained elusive since 1985, until he chose to reveal his identity.
Based on this information a search is to be carried out in states outside Kerala. The Crime Brach unit in Alappuzha is handling the case.
In the climax of 'Kurup', Dulquer appears as a character called Alexander and the actor would be donning the same look in the new movie too.
The veteran CPM leader was reacting to a meme with a morphed image of the fugitive that holds resemblance to a photograph of his.
Sukumara Kurup, who has been elusive since 1984, is wanted in connection with the murder of Chacko, a film representative.
Adding to the mystery the inmate claimed he was once in the Indian Air Force where Sukumara Kurup too was employed before he left to the Middle East.
Chacko's son Jithin said that the misunderstandings and apprehensions he had about the movie have been cleared.
The cold-blooded murder of film representative K J Chacko, a father-to-be, in a car on a national highway had sent shock waves across Kerala and is discussed even today.
Three decades after her husband Chacko was murdered by a gang led by Sukumara Kurup, who has been absconding since, Santhamma has said that she has forgiven the culprits.