The youth ran a short distance with his face covered with a towel, police said.
Another person who helped him flee on his motorbike yesterday before police arrived was taken into custody, they said, adding a search was on for the student.
Streaking is considered an offence and an FIR had been filed in the Ernakulam central police station.
Kochi: A city law college student streaked along the busy MG Road in the heart of the city, demanding the resignation of National Human Rights Commission chairman Justice KG Balakrishnan.
First Published: Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 11:01