The Malabar Development Forum ((MDF) office bearers alleged harassment by custom officials at Calicut Airport .In a press meet,Forum pointed out some incidents in which customs officials were harassing passengers both mentally and physically.
Hakkim Ruba, a native of Kasargode also appeared along with the Forum leaders before the media to explain the mental and physical agony he had from certain custom officials.
The Forum complained against Francis Kodankandath,who allegedly harassed him.
“Suspend the official from service and begin probe.”-said the forum.
MDF asked the government to take necessary steps against customs officials who insult travelers
MDF Chief patron P.A.Hamsa, Working Chairman K.M.Basheer,general secretary Abdurahiman Idakkuzhy.attended the press meet.
The forum raised the incidents of insulting musician Jayachandran and other foreign tourists by some custom officilas als at Calicut Airport.