Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: The body of notorious gangster Tillery Shaji who succumbed to gun shot wounds in an encounter with the Mangalore police on Thursday night, was brought to his sister's house at Pallimukku in the city early on Saturday. Tension erupted at the house as the body arrived when close relatives wanted another autopsy. The police was present in strength. The move for a second autopsy was dropped following talks with the police. The body was laid to rest at the Makhani mosque cemetery.