GOA: The police arrested a trawler owner, Jose Alexio Fernandes from Vaddy, Benaulim, and Ram Manjhi, his labourer, for wrongful confinement of another labourer and abusing him with filthy language. The duo was later released on bail. According to complaint lodged by the victim, Kashtu Manjhi, a native of Jharkhand, both the accused chained him to house pole with a chain and padlocks.
Colva police said the victim is a relative of Ram who arranged a job on the trawler for him with his employee. The victim arrived in Goa five days back and immediately started consuming alcohol and disturbing the peace in the neighbourhood. On Saturday night, when Kashtu again got drunk and started shouting, the accused in a bid to restrain him allegedly chained him and abused him with filthy language.
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