Kozhikode | Defendants were identified in the incident that set fire to the clothing store. It is known that there may be an arrest today. Nijas, a shop owner from Parambilbazar, identified the main accused Thamarassery from CCTV footage.
Earlier, there were some problems with the Thamarassery resident. The Nizam was involved in financial transactions with a relative and a native of Thamarassery.
The issue was resolved through the mediation of the police. But recently, he again threatened the Nizam. Nijas said he was warned and released after informing the Chevayur police.
The fire broke out at around 1.50 am yesterday at the Mummas and Papas Textiles near the Parambil Bazaar bus stop. It is alleged that the four-member team that reached the pickup van was on fire. The loss is estimated at around Rs 1 crore.