Imphal: The People’s Action Committee against the Brutal Killing of Pravish Chanam at Greater Noida will be observing the 3rd death anniversary on September 9, 2020.
In a release, it was stated that since the death of Pravish Chanam at Greater Noida on September 9, 2017, the family members, PAC along with various CSOs, Clubs, Meira Paibi and large numbers of individuals have been demanding justice over the suspicious death of Pravish Chanam and the matter be handed over to the CBI for better investigation.
It was only on July 5, 2019 just two months ahead of the second death anniversary of the deceased soul, the CBI have registered an FIR to re-investigate the case which was earlier disposed of by the Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate in the mid year of 2018. The investigation of the case started and the statement of the complainant, elder brother of Pravish, companions of Pravish on September 7, 2020 and his family members were recorded by Investigation Officer of the CBI Lucknow at the office of the CBI, Imphal Branch in the month of October, 2020 and the investigation is in progress as informed by the concern Investigation Officer.
The release further said that the PAC sincerely appreciated all the Clubs, CSOs, Meira Paibis and individuals who have contributed in the movement for Justice for Pravish Chanam. It is very unfortunate that due to Covid-19 crisis, PAC will not be able to organised a mass gathering like on earlier observations. However, the floral tribute ceremony will be held at the residence of Pravish Chanam at Uripok Achom Leikai from 9:30 AM on the 9th of September, 2020 by adopting strict SOP issued by the Government on Covid-19.
The PAC invited one representative each from the Clubs, CSOs, Meira Paibis and individuals who have been supporting and participating in the movement for Justice for Pravish Chanam to pay floral tributes to the beloved departed soul.