Kasaragod, November 7
In a blow to the opposition Congress-led UDF in Kerala ahead of the local body poll next month, MC Kamaruddin, an IUML legislator, was arrested on Saturday in connection with cases registered against him in a multi-crore financial fraud relating to gold jewellery business.
The Manjeshwaram MLA was called in for questioning by the Special Investigation Team this morning, the police said. The arrest was made under various Sections of the IPC and the Kerala Protection of Interests of Depositors in Financial Establishments Act. — PTI