A whopping number of 87 anticipatory bail applications were filed in the High Court Bench on Monday in connection with the ongoing criminal investigation into the granite quarry scam. Prominent among the applicants were P.R.P. Exports and P.R.P. Granite’s partner P.R. Palanichamy (in eight different cases registered against him by the Keezhavalavu and Othakadai police), his wife P. Selvi and daughter-in-law S. Chandraleka in 24 cases and sons P. Senthil Kumar and P. Suresh Kumar in about 22 cases.