ANJUNA: The Anjuna Police has arrested three accused in Roy Fernandes attack case.
The accused have been identified as Durgadas @ Durga s/o Chandrakant Morajkar, age 34 yrs , Shivesh @ Pollard s/o Shivanand Divkar, age 24 yrs and Vinay @ Milkha s/o Kamlakant Divkar, age 25 yrs U/s 326, 341, 365, 506(ii) R/w 34 IPC.
An FIR has been registered by Anjuna Police against five persons for assaulting and threatening businessman Roy Fernandes from Verla-Bardez and others.
It may be recalled that Roy was spearheading the protest against the alleged Verla-Bardez hill cutting after which he along with his business partner were assaulted. Both sustained serious injuries and are being treated at a private hospital in Mapusa.
An FIR had been registered against Rohan Harmalkar from Divar and four others under IPC.
According to police, Agni Ahmed, a staff of Roy was attacked and later abducted.
Later the accused also allegedly restrained the complainant and his manager from proceeding to Anjuna from Verla Canca and assaulted them with a danda and a metal pipe.