Get the app

Son Arrested For Murder of Former Kerala Ranji Trophy Player Jayamohan Thampi

Jayamohan Thambi (64) was found dead at his house in Manaucad on Monday. the death happened on June 6.

Neethu Reghukumar |June 10, 2020, 11:35 AM IST
Son Arrested For Murder of Former Kerala Ranji Trophy Player Jayamohan Thampi

Fort police in Thiruvananthapuram has charged Ashwin, the son of former Kerala cricketer Jayamohan Thampi, on charges of murder under section 302 of IPC.

Thambi (64) was found dead at his house in Manaucad on Monday. The death happened on June 6.

Police reached the house on June 8 after his tenants had informed police that a strong stench coming out of the house. Postmortem reports said that he died of a deep wound on his forehead and police have taken his son, who works as a chef, into custody.

According to police, Ashwin regularly used his father's credit card and debit card and an altercation between the two ensued when Thampi asked for the cards to be returned.

Jayamohan played six Ranji Trophy matches for Kerala in the early 80s and had retired as the Deputy General Manager of erstwhile State Bank of Travancore

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 Australia 3028 116
2 New Zealand 2406 115
3 India 3085 114
4 England 3466 105
5 Sri Lanka 2454 91
see more
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 4820 127
2 India 5819 119
3 New Zealand 3716 116
4 South Africa 3345 108
5 Australia 3518 107
see more
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Australia 5285 278
2 England 4564 268
3 India 9319 266
4 Pakistan 5470 260
5 South Africa 4380 258
see more