One person among a gang of four was arrested by the Town Central Police on charges of assaulting and robbing a person.

The police said that Jijo Jose of Meenachal, Kottayam, was walking along the road connecting KSRTC bus terminal and South Railway Station to receive relatives from the station on January 13 at 3 a.m. when the gang attacked him.

He was robbed of his wallet containing Rs. 1,500 and a mobile phone worth Rs. 2,000.

On the basis of the complaint lodged by Jijo, the police arrested Manikantan, 18, of House Number 2259, Pushpanagar, Chembumkadu Colony, Kadavanthra on Wednesday evening.

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