The Ernakulam central police on Sunday arrested a person on charge of impersonating the personal assistant of Hibi Eden MLA. The arrested was identified as Kamal, 23, of Amaravathi, Fort Kochi. According to the police, the accused had told many people that he was the personal assistant of the Ernakulam MLA. Kamal had also called up the higher officials of the Kochi city police using the fake identity.
The police registered a case against Kamal based on the complaint filed by Shiju, personal assistant of Hibi Eden. The police confirmed that he had not made any financial dealings using the MLA’s name. The police has registered cases under charges of cheating and impersonation against Kamal.