Tuesday, May 08, 2007


PAKYONG, May 07: A scuffle between two persons has led to arrests on both sides in Pakyong.

A case has been registered against one Pempa Dorjee Bhutia of Changey Pakyong following a complaint from Pravin Subba of Aho Busty at the Pakyong Police Station under Section 326 of Indian Penal Code for voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means on May 3.

However, a counter compliant was lodged against Pravin Subba and others by Pempa Dorjee Bhutia on 4 May at the same Police Station. A case was registered against Pravin Subba under Section 447/ 147/ 427/ 323 criminal trespass, rioting, mischief and thereby causing damage to amount of Rs 50 or upwards and voluntarily causing hurt of the Indian Penal Code and is under investigation.

Pempa Dorjee Bhutia alleged that on 3 May at around 9 pm, the accused Pravin Subba and his friends forcefully entered the house of complainant and assaulted his family members. Investigation thereafter led to the arrest of Pravin Subba (21), Sunil Subba (19) and Sancha Bir Subba (24), all from Aho Busty, Changey in Pakyong on the same day.