Krishna Kuttikar, whose wrist was chopped off in the
Sunday night brutal attack at Ribandar, succumbed to the injuries while
undergoing treatment at the Goa Medical College (GMC), Bambolim.
Referring to the postmortem report, the police said that
the death occurred owing to the reasons such as severe blood loss and fatal
Old Goa police have added murder charge in the case under
IPC section 302. While in the other case, the Panaji police have arrested one
more accused Dipesh Gawas from Nagali Taleigao in the attempt to murder case.
Old Goa police had arrested three of the accused Jack
Oliviera (30), Kamlesh Kundaikar (26), both residents of Nagali, Taleigao and
Manish Hadfadkar (22), from Chorao while the Panaji police had arrested Gavrish
Bandodkar from Nagali, Taleigao.
It may be recalled that on Sunday night in Nagali
Taleigao a group of 8 accused persons, four of them wearing masks allegedly
assaulted Eknath Gauns and Yuvnath Kuttikar. After being alerted about the
attack, Yuvnath’s brother Krishna along with his friend Dilip Kankonkar
proceeded on a two-wheeler to track down the accused. Upon reaching Ribandar,
they noticed the four accused persons Jack, Kamlesh, Manish and Gavrish. Police
said that the four accused allegedly assaulted Krishna and Dilip reportedly
using a sword (later revealed to be koyta) and stones during which Krishna’s
wrist was chopped off. Old Goa police have attached the koyta and 2
two-wheelers in connection with the case.
The accused Jack and Kamlesh are drivers by profession
and have criminal background and were earlier arrested by Old Goa police in
connection with alleged attempt to murder case in 2017. Police said that Jack
was also involved in alleged robbery case registered in Panaji police station.
Source:: The Navhind Times