Two teams were formed as it was suspected that accused were hiding in Kerala after photos of Shilpa in her mobile phone revealed to her parents that she had an affair with Azeez.
As section 144 of CrPC has been clamped in the 200-meter radius of the schools in Udupi, police personnel kept a strict vigil.
Congress leader and MP Shashi Tharoor came down heavily on this action by the college administration
As the police were present at the protest spot, they observed a group of people moving around suspiciously.
Udupi hijab row: Students with saffron shawls continue agitation against headscarves, college admin declares holiday
Though a local temple fair (Basroor Rathothsava) was cited as the reason behind the holiday, never before was a holiday declared for this festival, sources said.
This comes even as some students of a government PU College in Udupi city are fighting for their ‘constitutional right’ after they were denied entry into classrooms with headscarves.
The college principal said that he was acting based on the direction of development committee president and Kundapur MLA Halady Srinivas Shetty.
It is said that about 28 girl students used to attend classes wearing headscarves as per their religious customs. Protesting this, the boys wore saffron shawls on Wednesday.
Bheemavva, the president of Tallur grama panchayat in Kundapur taluk of Udupi district, is a daily wage worker.
She has been booked under sections 153A (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion) and 505(2) (Statements conducive to public mischief) of the Indian Penal Code