THIVIM: Fight broke between 2 groups near Thivim Railway Station over petty matter today afternoon following which several persons have been injured.
Cross FIR has been filed by both the groups.
A group comprising of Thivim residents Shivam Parab and Vignesh Chari had altercation with shop keeper Shivprasad Singh over expired potato chips packet.
Following this fight broke between Parab and his group and shopkeeper and his workers.
Both the group members were injured in the fight and have filed a complaint against each other.
To avoid further untoward incident , report under section 107 Crpc has been submitted against both parties before the Dy. Collector Mapusa to bond over them for maintaining peace in the locality, informed police.
Police informed that the locals, Shivam Parab and Vignesh Chari along with another four to five persons, assaulted the shop owner and his worker with slaps, fist blows and glass bottles while the shop owner and his employee in retaliation assaulted the locals with a wooden stick (danda).
Both parties suffered injuries.
A case has been registered under section 504, 324 506(ji), 427 r/w 149 IPC against the locals while an FIR has been registered under section 504, 324 / w 34 IPC against the shop owner and his worker.