Thalassery: Thalassery police arrested four people in connection with the abduction of goods auto driver C Shaji(49). K Sarath(32), TK Vikas(43), T Janeesh(31) and V M Abhijith(29) were nabbed by a team of officers led by Thalassery Police Inspector MV Biju.
According to the complaint, Shaji was kidnapped from Kommathpara and was beaten by the accused at Mysore.
It was alleged that he was kidnapped by people who lent money to one of his female relatives. Due to non payment, they abducted Shaji and assaulted him. Later, the woman was questioned by the police in connection with the incident.
Meanwhile, the accused was nabbed by the police at the Kiliyanthara check post.
The woman had taken money from several people and had to repay around Rs 1 crore. It is alleged that there are people who lent around Rs 10 lakh to her. The money lenders became desperate after the woman's husband left for Dubai without repaying the loan. It was also revealed that she even borrowed Rs 10 lakh from Shaji.
The accused were produced before the court and remanded. Meantime, Shaji was admitted to the hospital for treatment.