New Delhi: The Bollywood corridor is also showing anger over the death of businessman father son of Sathankulam, resident of Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu in police custody. In America, where the death of black George Floyd in police custody shook the whole world, now the incident in Sathankulam in Tamil Nadu has started boiling. Tamil Nadu Police are facing allegations of vandalism. Please tell that the father-son was picked up by the police for violating the lockdown rules. After this, P Jayaraj and J Phenix died in custody. This incident shook the entire country. Many Bollywood celebs have been shaken by this incident and condemned such incident from their social media account and demanded action on the culprits.
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra wrote in support of #JusticeForJayarajandBennicks that, from what I heard, I am completely shaken and I am angry with sadness. Anyone has committed any crime but such cruelty should not be done to him. Those who are guilty in this case should be punished. I can’t even imagine what would happen to the family. I pray that his family gets courage. We should unite and demand justice on this incident.
Neha Dhupia wrote that, to be beaten to death by the police. Is suspension of these policemen enough? Is this crime of policemen not heinous against those engaged in the struggle of livelihood? We are angry with vandalism.
Beaten to death by the police in the times of a #pandemic .Is just the suspension of these policemen enough? Is nt there crime more heinous than those who were trying to make a livelihood? We are outraged by the extent of brutality… #JusticeForJeyarajAndFenix #EveryLifeMatters— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) June 27, 2020
At the same time, Tiger Shroff has condemned the Tamil Nadu Police in a very different way. He has posted a post in which the policemen are beating up two persons. These two individuals are symbolic of business father and son. There is also a caption on it, which reads ‘The Unwanted Animal’. At the same time, Taapsee Pannu, actress Taapsee Pannu also wrote that while expressing grief over this incident, it is not just one case, there are many more such cases. Anyone can be a victim of such an incident. The details of the case are very scary.
This might just be one case out of many but it takes only one case to begin the snowball effect. #JusticeforJayarajAndFenix— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) June 26, 2020
It could’ve been anyone we know. Details are scary and gut wrenching.
Let us tell you that on June 19, P Jayaraj and J Phenix did not close their mobile shop on time and the lockdown norms were violated in Chennai. For this, he was arrested and sent to judicial custody and sent to Kovilpatti jail on 21 June, but a day later under suspicious circumstances P Jayaraj died on 22 June and the next day his son Phenex died on 23 June Has gone. Family members allege that both were beaten up badly by the police personnel at the Satkulam police station and they died due to this. The relatives have demanded registration of a case of murder against two sub-inspectors responsible for the murder.
The incident caused chaos in the state and four policemen including two sub-inspectors have been suspended. Meanwhile, AIADMK and DMK have also announced assistance of Rs 25 lakh each to the families of P Jayaraj and J Phenix.