: The District Court in Thodupuzha on Saturday granted bail to Communist Party of India (Marxist) activists O.G. Madanan and Kainikary Kuttan, who are lodged in the Peerumade sub-jail in connection with the murder of INTUC activist Anchery Baby in 1982.

The court gave them bail on the condition that they shall not leave Idukki district and shall not enter the Santhanpara police station limits. They are the third and first accused in the case reinvestigated by a Special Investigation Team.

M.M. Mani, who is the second accused, was released from the jail on Friday after the High Court granted him bail on Thursday.