The real story of TP Chandrasekharan’s murder is yet to be unravelled, agrees the Government of Kerala. The cabinet has approved his wife KK Rema’s demand for a CBI probe into the ‘larger conspiracy’ behind the murder. Rema and Chandrasekharan’s political party, Revolutionary Marxist Party (RMP), hold the view that those convicted in the case are only actors who played the role scripted by the top level leaders of the CPM.
Islamic fundamentalists chopped off his right hand. His college dismissed him. The government abandoned him. His wife ended her own life when she could not take the trauma any longer. And his son was hounded by the police for no reason. Open met TJ Joseph in his hometown in central Kerala. The indefatigable teacher is in the midst of writing his memoir