With this, the total number of arrests in the case has
gone up to 11.
The accused, Siyad was arrested from Paravoor in
Ernakulam district, a senior police official said. Siyad
had helped the main accused to escape after the attack on the
lecturer T J Joseph.
A case of conspiracy has been registered against him.
Police had arrested four accused in the case yesterday.
Joseph was attacked by suspected PFI activists for
preparing a question paper which allegedly had derogatory
references to Prophet Mohammed.
He was returning with his family after Sunday mass on the
fateful day when the incident took place.
Kochi: One more activist of radical outfit
Popular Front of India was arrested today in connection with
the July 4 attack on a lecturer, whose right hand was chopped
off for allegedly preparing an inflammatory question paper.
First Published: Friday, July 23, 2010, 22:55