//Palloor blast: Prime accused arrested

Palloor blast: Prime accused arrested

MAHE: Mylakkara Meethal Rajesh, 32, of Cherukallai, the key accused in the blast that occurred near the Girls High School at Palloor on January 22, was arrested here on Saturday.

Rajesh has been remanded in judicial custody for 14 days. He was discharged from a hospital at Kannur on January 26.

Meanwhile, it is alleged that DYFI worker Kannippoyil Babu, 36, who was taken into custody in connection with the case, was forcefully released from the police station by CPM workers on Saturday at about 4 am. However, the police denied the allegation.’

Sunday February 5 2006 13:09 IST