Officials from the Mira Bhayandar-Vasai Virar (MBVV) police's cyber cell busted an illegal call centre in Vasai and arrested six individuals, including the operator, who reportedly lured and deceived people into investing in shares under the guise of making enormous gains.
A 48-year-old traffic constable was allegedly assaulted in Parnaka, Arnala, by a Virar resident late on Wednesday evening because he clicked pictures of the accused’s car which was parked illegally on the road. The accused, 41-year-old Dashrath Patil, was arrested, and later granted bail by a Vasai court on Thursday.
A 55-year-old man was recently attacked with a sharp weapon by his neighbour for stepping out of his Vasai home to get food packets being distributed by an NGO. Waliv police registered a case against Subhash Tripathi, 57, for assaulting his neighbour Mohammed Shaikh.