New Delhi (Web Desk): Police have taken a man into custody for allegedly molesting a minor girl inside a cinema hall in presence of victim’s mother.

According to police, the incident took place at a theatre in Edapal in the Malappuram city on 18 April.

Moideen Kutty, a businessman in southern Indian state of Kerala was taken into custody from Shornur and brought to a police station in Changaramkulam for questioning after visuals of the incident, captured on CCTV in the theatre, were aired by a television channel on Sunday.

The CCTV footage was handed over to police by child protection authorities on April 28.