Customs seizes mobile phone of Minister KT Jaleel’s gunman
Malappuram: The Customs officials have seized the mobile phone used by the gunman of Minister KT Jaleel. Gunman Prajeesh’s phone was seized at his residence in Edappal.
Earlier reports had claimed that the accused in gold smuggling case had contacted Prajeesh over phone in connection with the distribution of Ramzan kits offered by UAE Consulate. The mobile phone was seized to gather more information.
Two of Prajeesh’s friends were also interrogated by Customs earlier. Jaleel was also summoned and questioned.
Customs, Enforcement Directorate and NIA had been probing into the distribution of religious texts that were brought from abroad.
The mobile phone seizure comes after this.