Coroner: Detainee's death caused by cops, inmates

Modified 29 Jan 2015, 1:23 am

The Seremban Coroner's Court ruled today that the death of police detainee 42-year-old P Karuna Nithi two years' ago was the result of assaults by both policemen and other lock-up detainees.

Coroner Jagjit Singh noted that Karuna Nithi, an engineer, had 49 injuries - mostly bruises - all over his body.

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