In PFI hartal on Friday in the state, Kerala police reported 308 cases and 1287 arrests. As per the official records, the police have arrested 1287 people and placed 834 in preventive detention over hartal-related violence.
In Thiruvananthapuram, 25 cases each registered in rural and city police regions. Meanwhile, Malappuram district which recorded 34 cases topped among the areas with the highest number of cases. With 169 arrests, Kollam city recorded the highest number of arrests over hartal-related violence.