Santhamma, the spouse of late Malayalam actor Rajan P Dev, was arrested on Wednesday on the cost of abetting the suicide of her daughter-in-law on Could 12, 2021. The arrest was recorded by the police probe staff when she appeared earlier than them and later set free on bail. The son of actor Dev- Unni Dev additionally a small-time actor, was arrested on Could 25 final yr on the fees of abetment to suicide and cruelty in the direction of his spouse.
Following the loss of life of Priyanka, her household alleged that Unni used to assault her bodily. After her loss of life on Could 12, Priyanka’s brother had filed a criticism of home abuse in Vattappara police station.
Priyanka was discovered useless at her dad and mom’ home in Thiruvananthapuram’s Vattappara village on Could 12, a day after she returned from her in-law’s home at Angamaly in Ernakulam.
Initially, the police filed a case of unnatural loss of life after Priyanka was discovered useless. Later, her brother filed a criticism, alleging that Priyanka was harassed by her in-laws.
A day earlier than her loss of life, Priyanka, too, had reportedly filed a home abuse criticism with the Vattappara police.
Unni’s father Rajan P Dev, a preferred Malayalam actor, had handed away in 2009. He had acted in over 200 movies. Unni, who has additionally acted in just a few motion pictures, married Priyanka in 2019.
Priyanka labored as a instructor in a personal faculty. In accordance with her kinfolk, their marriage was going effectively initially. Nonetheless, quickly, she alleged that she was being bodily and mentally tortured by her husband and in-laws.