1 held for hitting cop in police station
A police constable attached to the Margao police station, Sandip Duggal, suffered injuries after he was hit by a suspect brought in for questioning at the police station on Sunday night. While Duggal has been admitted at Hospicio hospital, Margao, for treatment, suspect Sagar Bohra Mulal has been arrested for assaulting the cop.
Police sources said that Mulal, a native of Jharkhand, was among those who were rounded up by the police during the drive undertaken against suspicious persons found loitering in the city at night. While he was kept in the police lock up for questioning, in a sudden fit of rage, Mulal lifted an iron stand and hit Duggal on his head,
Margao police have registered an offence against the accused under sections 333 and 320 of the IPC. Mulal was remanded to judicial custody. [TOI]