An unidentified youth jumped into Aruvikkara reservoir on Monday evening. Aruvikkara police and locals who searched for the body couldn’t find it till night.
Police said the youth jumped from Koovakudi bridge near Mundela on the Vellanad-Nedumangad road around 4.30 pm. A motorbike and a pair of sandals were found on the bridge. The police said an aged woman residing nearby gave a statement that she heard the sound of a youth jumping from the bridge. Police have summoned the owner of the motorbike.
Held for Attack on Anganwadi Teacher
Aryanad police on Monday arrested a person who attacked a teacher and a helper at an anganwadi.
The arrested was Shibu, 27, of Kuruviyodu, Pathayakkunnu.
According to the police, Shibu attacked the staff around 10 am. The helper rushed to a nearby house only to be followed by Shibu.
“He damaged a motorbike kept on the premises of the house,” the police said.