04 February Saturday

Propagating Sleaze Video: Police Take Youth League Worker Into Custody

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Saturday May 28, 2022

Kannur : Police on Saturday took a Youth League worker into custody for circulating on social media sleaze video falsely implying Thrikkakara’s LDF candidate, Dr. Jo Joseph.  Arrested early in the day is : Kannur Kelakam native, Abdul Rahman.

Two persons were arrested in the  case before namely,  Congress Aamyur Mandalam President, TK Shukur and former Youth Congress Mandalam President Sivadas.

Police have also  widened their hunt of the person who created the fake social media accounts to facilitate the scandalous  propaganda. All men arrested have been charged with non-bailable sections of 67 under IT Act, 123 under Representation of People’s Act and so on.

Palakkad’s Kozhinjambara naïve Sivadas and Congress Mandalam President Shukur have been arrested for posting comments and propagating the lewd video. Sivadas is currently employed with KTDC. Both men were arrested after examining contents of their mobile sets and laptops.

Police have also  identified Congress workers from Kannur, Kozhikode, Palakkad and Kollam district who indulged in circulating the fake video.