Gangster Binu surrenders before Chennai police
CHENNAI: Gangster Binu Pappachan surrendered before the Ambattur police here on Tuesday, a week after police nabbed 75 history-sheeters who attended his birthday celebration.
On Tuesday night (Feb 6), Binu, a murder accused who faces more than 28 cases, was celebrating his 47th birthday at Malayambakkam on the outskirts of Chennai. Police raided the party and nabbed 75 of his friends. A total of 45 two-wheelers, seven cars, 15 weapons and cellphones were seized. However, Binu and two gangsters identified as Kanagu and Vicky alias Vignesh managed to flee.
Eight special teams were formed to Binu and others. Binu, who had been hiding in various places, surrendered before the police on Tuesday morning. However, Kanagu and Vicky were still absconding, police said.
A native of Thrissur in Kerala, Binu began his life at a tea stall in Chennai and later entered the world of crimes.