KOCHI March 14: Police have arrested a youth in connection with the death of CA student Mishel Shaji in Kochi on March 5.
Piravam native Chronin Alexander was arrested on Monday for inciting suicide tendency in a person. With this, the police have reiterated its stand that Mishel had committed suicide.
A day ahead of Mishel's death, her mobile phone was found to have received 4 calls and 52 SMSes from Chronin. According to him, she told him on the day of her demise that she had taken an important decision in life.
The youth made use of his acquaintance to put her under pressure, according to the police. Her friend also gave the statement that Chronin once beat her and threatened her.