Margao: The JMFC, Margao has remanded all 7 accused in notorious gangster Anwar Shekh (Tiger Anwar) assult case for 9 days police custody.
The assault took place on February 16, near Arlem circle.
Fatorda police had arrested one Ricky Hornekar and Vipul Pathari on same day. Thereafter, on Saturday late night on the information given by sources police arrested 5 accused Imran Bepari (32) r/o Santacruz; Vijay Karbotkar (31) r/o Porvorim; Harshvadhan Saval (37) r/o Mapusa; Sudhan Dcosta (40) r/o Seraulim; Mahinder @ Mayur Tanawade (37) r/o Porvorim from Kolhapur.
The raid was conducted by special team under PSI Amin Naik and PSI Melito Fernandies later with help of Kolhapur police later all accused were brought to Goa and today produced before JMFC court along with the two who were arrested on the day of crime one more prime accused velly Decosta is still absconding
Police sources also told that the intention was to kill gangster Anwar Shekh both gang have previous enmity and Anwar had entered in the illegal sand extraction business which is controlled by Velly D’Costa and gang.
Police sources also said that Vijay Karbothkar was wanted at Porvorim police station and has been booked in many cases in Porvorim police station
Amey Prabhudessai Lawyer of accused Vijay Karbotkar, Harshvardhan Saval and Mayur Tanawade said he will move revised bail petition in Session court.