KOCHI: One person was arrested by Ernakulam Town Central Police on charge of exhibiting pornographic films at an Internet café in the city. The arrest was made during a special drive taken out by the City Police. The arrested person has been identified as Dipin, 20, of Puthuvype, who ran an Internet café at Madhava Pharmacy Junction. The police are looking for the owner of the café. http://www.hindu.com/2006/01/17/stories/2006011716980300.htm
Man arrested on charge of attempt to kidnap girl
KOTTAYAM: The police have arrested a person for allegedly trying to kidnap a six-month-old girl from her house. According to the police, Narayana, of Andhra Pradesh, had tried to kidnap the girl from Kumarakom on Sunday. However, when the mother of the child rushed towards her on hearing her cry, Narayana abandoned the child and escaped. However, he came to the area again on Monday to seek alms. The family members of the girl identified Narayana and with the help of local people, detained him. The police are investigating whether Narayana was part of a gang of beggars engaged in kidnapping.
Hindu, Jan 17, 2006