Arabi Kalyanam:Three Including The Mother Of Groom Under Arrest

Kozhikkode:In relation to the incident of 17 year old being given in marriage to a U.A.E citizen,three are taken under arrest.Those arrested includes Sulekha,the Malayali mother of the groom.The orphanage which acted as agent for the marriage will also be charged in the case.
Mother of Groom Sulekha(42),her second husband Muneer(38)of Ilayidath Kuzhiparambil from Kallai Naypalam,Sulekha’s nephew Abushaham(27) of Kundunkal Valyakath are those arrested.The three are called to appear before the Town Circle Inspector and C .I T.K Asharaff recorded the arrest after taking the statement.
They were charged for marriage of minor girl and assisting in harassment. Three are remanded till 11th September by the Kozhikkode Chief Judicial Magistrate Court.The main accused in the case is U.A.E citizen Muhammed Jazim.Ciyesco Orphanage who acted as agent in the marriage and others who helped will also be added in the list of accused.Police said the inquiry for those who helped are continuing.Police took the statement from the girl and her mother. It is on Wednesday that Chemmangad Police took charge of investigation from Malappuram Police. Orphanage had been given notice by P.C Ibrahim Chairman of Sate Orphanage Control Board