The Special Additional District and Sessions Court (Marad Cases) will on Thursday consider the application moved by the prosecution regarding examination of five witnesses in the case of killing of Revolutionary Marxist Party leader T.P. Chandrasekharan.

Earlier, the prosecution had filed an application before Special Judge R. Narayana Pisharadi seeking the examination of 27th witness Anshith Narayanan, 28th witness K.K. Subin, 128th witness and Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI(M)] Panur area secretary K.K. Pavithran, 164th witness Shinoj, and 181st witness Sajeendran.

The case pertains to a killer gang allegedly hired by a section of leaders of the CPI (M) hacking to death Chandrasekharan at Onchiyam on May 4, 2012. The court will also consider another application on June 12 moved by the prosecution seeking to examine nine witnesses, including three magistrates.

Panur Circle Inspector Jayan Dominic, 149th prosecution witness in the case, deposed before the court on Wednesday.

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