MAPUSA: Two youth have been arrested on charges of assaulting three persons of Maharashtra origin, at Mapusa bus stand late last night.
Ashok Mahadev Mulmule, aged 22 years, in his complaint lodged at Mapusa police station alleged that two unknown persons abused him and his relatives Prabhakar alias Prabhu Gavando and Mahadev Engle with filthy words. The accused also allegedly slapped, kicked and assaulted Gavando and Engle with a wooden stick resulting in injuries.
Mapusa police registered an offense under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code. The investigation team said they zeroed in on Rahul Babu Rathod, aged 20 years of Moira and Lucky alias Krishna Chetri, aged 24 years from Mapusa. They were arrested after confessing to the crime. Police have also recovered stolen property from the possession of the alleged accused.