Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Forty-two “wanted but absconding” persons in the district have been arrested under directions from Kollam Dy.SP B. Krishna Kumar. Some of them had been absconding since the late 1980s, the police said. The operation to arrest these persons were led by circle inspectors and sub-inspectors attached to Kollam East, Kollam West, Kilikollur, East Kalada, Eravipuram, Kundara, Anchalumoodu, Kottiyam, Chathannur, Paravur and Paripally police stations. Those arrested were remanded to the district jail here.

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