Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Albert, 50, contractor of the Kollam Corporation’s abattoir has been arrested by the Kollam East Police on charges of causing pollution in the Taluk Office area and the Ashtamudi Lake.

The police said that he would be produced before a court here on Wednesday.

Earlier in the day, Albert had gone to the Corporation office for discussing the abattoir issue with the officials of the health wing. but corporation employees blocked him and informed the police.

The police arrived at the Corporation office and arrested him.