The former Imam of Tolikkad mosque,Shafeeq Al Qasimi has been arrested for sexually assaulting a minor girl.
A shadow police who helped the team of Kerala Police lead by Nedumangad DySP arrested the Imam from Madurai in TN.
In February,Quasimi who was the Imam of Tolikkad mosque,tried to rape the 15-year-old girl,by forcefully taking her into forest area in a car on her way back to home from school.
The Vithura police imposed charges of rape and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO).
Earlier the police had arrested the Imams brother Al Ameen for helping the culprit to stay under cover in his house.