Cuelim murder: accused remanded


VASCO: The Verna police, on Friday, obtained seven-day police custody of Ashish Aman Adhikary (28), a native of West Bengal, Kolkata, who allegedly murdered a girl at Cuelim in
The Verna police arrested the accused on Thursday, in connection with the murder of Vijayalaxmi Chauhan (22), a native of Karnataka, who he allegedly strangled to death over an argument when the girl demanded money from him. The Verna police got vital clues when the body was identified by the relatives of the victim. The accused arrested at Bogmalo beach on Thursday by the Verna police, and has reportedly confessed to
the murder. [NT]