The Operatives of Kano Hisbah Board has arrested a security guard for allegedly tearing out and trampling parts of the Holy Qur’an.

The man who is said to be in his 20s, was rescued from being killed by members of his community in the Kuntau district of Kano city and handed over to the police.

Kano Police Department spokesman, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kijawa confirmed the incident on Sunday (February 20) and said the suspect was in police custody.