PANAJI: Saligao Police on Friday arrested one Nigerian national, Kingsley Echezona, 32, for overstaying in Goa without a valid visa and passport, thereby contravening provisions of the law.
According to Saligao police, they received information that one foreign national resides at Mudda waldo, Saligao, without valid documents.
Upon this information, the Saligao police team led by PI Milind Bhuimbar detained one person Kingsley Echezona. The accused has been arrested and lodged in Police custody.
An offence vide Saligao Police Station Cr. No. 11/2023, U/s 7(1) & 7(3) of Foreigners Order 1948 R/w Sec 14 of Foreigners Act 1946 stands registered against him.
The investigation revealed that the accused person was also earlier involved in 02 NDPS cases, 01 Cheating and one forgery case.
PSI Navneet Goltekar is further investigating the case under PI Milind Bhuimbar of Saligao PS, SDPO Porvorim Shri. Vishwesh Karpe and Nidhin Walson, SP (N) Porvorim.