The Taliparamba police here on Thursday arrested a migrant worker from West Bengal in connection with the murder of another worker from the same State at Taliparamba on Monday.

The police said that the investigation team headed by Circle Inspector A.V. John arrested Rathan Mandol (30), hailing from 24 Pargana district in West Bengal. The police had been questioning him since December 3. According to the police, Rathan Mandol used a hacksaw blade to kill Subratho Mandal (30) in a building under construction at Trichambaram on December 3 evening.