Qatar World Cup 2022FIFA World Cup, Ecuador vs Senegal LIVE: Sarr helps Senegal to 1-0, HT

PFI activists arrested under UAPA

The incident occurred at the Puthusserimukku junction around 8 a.m. when a group of seven PFI workers had gathered in the area to remove a flag hoisted near a shop

September 29, 2022 09:28 pm | Updated September 30, 2022 09:41 am IST - THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

The Kallambalam police arrested two activists of the Popular Front of India (PFI) who allegedly shouted slogans in support of the banned outfit on September 29. They have been booked under provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act [UAPA].

The incident occurred at the Puthusserimukku junction around 8 a.m. when a group of seven PFI workers had gathered in the area to remove a flag hoisted near a shop. They shouted slogans during the activity, the police said.

The police arrested PFI Puthusseri area president Naseem, a native of Karavaram, and Abdul Saleem of Eeranimukku. The other five members have been identified, official sources said. The case is being investigated by a team led by the Varkala Deputy Superintendent of Police (Dy.SP).

Top News Today

Comments

Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.