Woman, husband arrested for harassing mother


KANNUR: A middle-aged woman was detained along with her husband for torturing her elderly mother. The case has been filed at the Payyanur police station.

The name of the woman has been identified as Chandramathi Ravindran. She was arrested on Monday along with her husband P V Ravindran after the complaint was registered by Chandramthi's brother Venugopal on Sunday that Chandramathi used to torture their 75-year-old mother Karthyayani Amma.

The complaint stated that, Chandramathi used to verbally abuse her and torture her along with her husband.

The case has been filed under sections 341, 323 and 327 of the Indian Penal Code for wrongful restraint, voluntarily causing hurt and also trying to extort property.

75-yr old Amma was taken to the hospital after the incident. The reports revealed that her condition is better now.

The couples have to appear in the JFCM Court in Payyannur.