Gang booked on charge of attacking Excise official
| Tuesday | 16th October, 2018
An Excise official said the gang had turned aggressive when Mr. Raju questioned their act of smoking in public.
They have been booked under Section 353 (assault or criminal force to deter a public servant from discharge of his duty) of the Indian Penal Code.
‘Arrests soon’The police said all the suspected attackers were from Peruvannamoozhi, and that they would be nabbed soon.
He was later admitted to hospital with injuries, the official added.
The case was registered on a complaint from N. Raju, the injured officer.