Mananthavadi ∙ NIA and ED team raided Masjidul Noor under Islamic Center Trust, which operates near bus stand. The inspection was under the protection of armed CRPF jawans. The inspection started at 4 am yesterday and continued till 7.30 am. 5 officials arrived in 2 cars and conducted the inspection. A group of CRPF jawans in 2 mini-buses reached the Mananthavadi area on Wednesday night itself.
It is reported that a hard disk and a laptop were seized from here. But the local police was not ready to give information about the inspection. A large police team was stationed in Mananthavadi town since morning. The police arrested and removed 21 Popular Front workers who blocked the road in the town in protest against the raids on the houses and offices of the leaders. A case has been registered against about 60 people who have been seen. Those arrested were later released on bail.
Popular front road blocked
Mananthavadi ∙ Activists blocked the road in Mananthavadi to protest against the raids conducted by the NIA and ED on the houses and offices of the Popular Front leaders and the leaders were taken into custody. The police arrived and arrested the activists and removed them. The arrested activists were later released on bail. A large police force was stationed in the town.