Remand for assault

    14-Feb-2020
IMPHAL, Feb 13 : CJM, Imphal West, on February 10, remanded a 30 year old man identified as Angom Friday to judicial custody for brutally assaulting his ex-girlfriend in a garden located at Changangei in an act which went viral on social media sites.
Following the incident, the victim filed a complaint before Lamphel PS on February 5 claiming that on February 3, his ex-boyfriend Angom Friday alias Tomba alias Eraijao s/o (L) Pakchao of Phayeng Ching Khunou, who was in a relationship with her way back in 2015 (but lost touch completely) punched her head, tummy and hips apart from hitting her head on the walls of a garden at Changangei.
Claiming that she received severe injuries, she alleged that Angom Friday got violent for refusing to give him her mobile phone.
Based on the complaint, a regular case was registered and Angom Friday surrendered before Lamphel PS on February 7. During interrogation, he admitted to the charges levelled against him.
After the completion of police remand, Friday was produced before CJM Imphal West along with a prayer  on February 10, for further remand in judicial custody remand till February 24, which the Court granted.
On the other hand, Friday's counsel filed a bail application to secure his release, before the Court. After registering a Cril misc bail case, the Court fixed tomorrow for the bail hearing.