[Santhakulam Custodial Deaths] Why does such violence occur in a civil society? Need to address underlying mental health issues: Madras HC

"Something like this should never happen again in Tamil Nadu. Now people are even afraid to enter police stations", the Court orally observed today.
[Santhakulam Custodial Deaths] Why does such violence occur in a civil society? Need to  address underlying mental health issues: Madras HC
Jeyaraj (L) and his son Bennix (R) died while in the custody of the Sathankulam Police following their arrest on June 19 citing a violation of the COVID-19 curfew

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court today orally observed that the significance of the Sathankulam custodial deaths was broader than its criminal investigation.

Why does one person hit another? Why does such violence occur in a civil society? In civil society how do we prevent this?

The Court observed that these were the larger questions that arose from the case which involves the custodial death of Jeyaraj and his son Bennix, both of whom were arrested by police officiers of the Sathankulam Police Station on June 19 citing a violation of the COVID-19 curfew.

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