The Social Democratic Party of India has demanded a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation into the May 17, 2009, police firing at Beemapally-Cheriathura in Thiruvananthapuram.

The CBI probe into the incident had become necessary as an inquiry by the Justice Radhakrishnan commission failed to bring out the truth which led to the police firing, according to a release issued by the SDPI. — Staff Reporter

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