Chennai,Dec 15( BPNS )
The Greater Chennai police is on high alert after a gang of five people murdered a history sheeter on Wednesday evening. The deceased Suresh alias ‘ Kaurkka’ Suresh of Puliyanthope was hacked to death in broad day light at Vanniyar street on Wednesday evening.
Suresh is an accused in several criminal cases and police is on high alert to prevent any gang wars as intelligence has reported if a counter attack by the gang is Suresh . Police have however not ascertained the identity of the criminals involved in the gory killing.
Suresh was on Wednesday evening on his way to meet his wife who was working at Corporation zonal office in Ambattur. A gang waylaid him at Vanniyar street and Suresh tried to escape from them. However the five member gang hacked him to death.
It may be noted that the Opposition AIADMK is planning a state level campaign against the failing law and order situation in Tamil Nadu and the murder.
of Suresh as part of a gang war has given the party the necessary ammunition to fire against the government on failing law and order.
Sources in Greater Chennai police told IANS that a special police team is constituted and is ascertaining the identity of the killers. The DG of police and Greater Chennai Corporation commissioner are directly monitoring the progress of the case.