The police are on the lookout for a five-member gang that murdered two persons due to previous enmity on Sunday.
According to police sources, Babiyolal (58) and her brother Christopher (48) of Thengankuzi near Karungal were murdered by a gang, who had come on three motor-bikes.
The incident happened when Christopher, who was living in Pudukadai came to meet his sister along with a carpenter, Ayyadurai (50) of Thikkanamcode. In this incident Ayyadurai sustained injuries and was admitted to Kanyakumari Government medical college hospital at Asaripallam for further treatment.
Based on a complaint lodged by the brother of Christopher, Eronimose, Karungal police have registered cases against five persons, including Rajan, Ravi, Justin, Robinson and Shajin of the same area under IPC Act, 302 and 307.
Superintendent of Police N.Manivannan has formed four special teams to nab the murderers.