CHINCHINIM: Cuncolim Police today have arrested one for unfurling the Indian Tri-Colour without authority.
The person has been identified as Malcolm Pereira and is a resident of Chinchinim.
“The said person hoisted the flag without authority; he has been handed over to the police. This took place at village panchayat when everyone was getting ready to unfurl the flag.” sources said.
The Cuncolim Police are now in the process of registering an offence on Periera.
People present at the venue claimed that he went to the podium and directly hoisted the flag without contacting the concerned authorities.
Further investigation into the matter is currently on.