Staff Reporter

THRISSUR: District Collector K.S. Premachandra Kurup, who is also the district election officer, has ordered the arrest of Wadakkanchery branch manager of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Jose T. Louis for not submitting the list of staff in his office for deploying for election duties.

According to an official release received here on Thursday the Collector has directed the police to arrest Mr. Louis within 24 hours.

The release said the order was part of the actions initiated against the heads of institutions who have not complied with the district election officer's repeated directives to submit the list of staff to be deployed for poll duties.