SonyLIV starts streaming ‘Crime Patrol Tamil – Chennai Files’
MUMBAI: ‘Crime Patrol Tamil’, the first Southern makeover of the rime series, is live exclusively on SonyLIV. Hosted by actor Ganesh Venkatraman, Crime Patrol – Chennai Files brings to light real-life criminal incidents from Chennai.
First up is a case that grabbed headlines in Chennai in 2018. A group of 22 men were accused of physically assaulting an 11-year-old girl for several months, blackmailing her to hide it from her parents. As Ganesh Venkatraman takes us through the legal proceedings of the same, he talks about the alarming rate of such cases in the country raising pertinent questions on women safety.
Next up is a mysterious murder case of a young courier boy. Inadequate clues and lack of circumstantial evidence made this investigation a tough challenge for Chennai Police. Unnerved, they go the extra mile in sourcing cues and manage to unlock the case in no time. Watch out as Ganesh talks about the issues that plague the youth today leading to heinous crimes in this episode.
The third case is one that shocked the nation in 2018! A 6-year-old girl becomes the victim of a heinous crime committed by a 25-year-old boy who was her neighbor. The accused gets released on bail owing to lack of evidence and his father’s influence. But his psyche turns worse and he ends up killing his mother.
Last comes the horrifying murder of a budding actress that caused an uproar in Chennai. Through the course of investigation in the episode, Ganesh throws light on the hardships and sacrifices an aspiring actor faces, with a hope to make it big in life, but succumbs to unfortunate exploitations and violent crimes.