COLVA: Three persons involved in attacking another group at the parking area of a restaurant at Benaulim have surrendered before the Colva Police.
The Colva police have apprehended one of the alleged accused person, Samuel Mascarenhas, a resident of Chandor, from the Mopa airport. He has since been arrested by the police.
Colva police station in-charge, PI Theron D’Costa said that the Colva Police registered FIR under section 323, 324, 427 r/w 34 IPC in connection with the incident.
Due to the fight, One person had been admitted to a city-based private hospital, while another injured has been discharged from the district hospital after receiving stitches on his ear.
In his complaint, the complainant stated that a group comprising Samuel and Keshav from Chandor, Siddesh from Raia and Akash Atvekar from Margao Housing Board assaulted four persons in the parking lot of a restaurant near Khareband bridge in Benaulim.
Those who were assaulted include Adriel da Costa from Mandopa, Navelim, Noiren Mitch from Navelim, Jaime Caldeira from Navelim and Maebern Sonal Furtado from Chinchinim.
The complainant’s friend Aloysius Barretto from Carmona tried to stop the assault, but the four attacked him and the complainant as well.