Mysuru, August 22:- Metagalli Police have arrested a youth for assaulting an on-duty police constable for advising him not to misbehave.
The arrested has been identified as Vikasa alias Vikki. He had allegedly assaulted a police constable Ashok Kumar, who was on duty. The incident took place on the night of August 18 in front of a hotel on Hebbal main road. Vikas and his friends were fighting over a petty issue. Observing this, the police constable advised them not to fight and create chaos in public place. Enraged by his advice, Vikas assaulted Ashok Kumar.
Head constable Salim Pasha filed a complaint against Vikas at Metagalli Police Station who arrested him subsequently. (KS, MR)