Mannar gold 'carrier' case: 3 more arrested
Kodungaloor: Three more persons were taken into custody in a case relating to the abduction of a woman from Mannar. The second accused in the case Shihab, Faisal and Sajad were nabbed by the police and all are Kodungaloor natives. With the recent arrest, a total of 11 persons are under police custody.
The woman was kidnapped from her house on February 22 morning by a gold smuggling gang after they barged into her house and attacked her. She was later abandoned on the road in Wadakancherry.
Police found that the woman, who was used by a gold smuggling gang to bring 1.5 kg of gold from Dubai, failed to give the gold to the gang in Kerala. The Customs are investigating if she has any links to the gold smuggling gang.