Mysuru, August 17:- Yadakola Village Panchayat member Mallesh was arrested on Thursday for assaulting a home guard on duty at Meenakshipura.
A home guard Girish was assigned to look after the safety in Meenakshipura backwaters. He was stopping people from getting into KRS Dam backwaters. Upset over this, Mallesh assaulted him, saying he is no authority to stop him.
Police have arrested Mallesh for assaulting the guard. Yelawal Police Sub-Inspector Muddu Mahadev has warned people against getting into the water. (MR/KS).