Idukki: The accused in the sesational case pertaining to the chopping of the hand of professor Joseph in NewMan’s college in Thodupuzha has been arrested from Tamil Nadu. The 24th accused in the case, Muhammadali Ibrahim was arrested from Tamil Nadu.
NIA team investigating the gold smuggling case through diplomatic baggage arrested him as he has close connection with Remese, key accused in the case. Muhammadli was acted as a co-carrier in smuggling gold through diplomatic parcel. The NIA found out during investigtion that the massive gold smuggled through diplomatic baggage used for teror activites. The NIA charged UAPA over the accused in the goldsmuggling case considering the terror link of the case.
The hand of Professor Joseph was chopped off by a group of people with suspected terror links over allegedly insulting Prophet Muhammad in a question paper.