Kochi: Kochi special NIA court has sent the State Secretary of the now-banned Popular Front leader C A Rauf, who was earlier arrested for sedition charges, to the NIA custody. He will be in NIA custody till Saturday evening.
The court considered the plea submitted by the National Investigation Agency to get the accused in custody for six days. Rauf was handling the banned organisation even when on the run. NIA team had arrested Rauf from his home in Pattambi on Thursday.
C A Rauf along with conducting anti-national activities, managed the foreign fund transactions for the terror group PFI.