Mangaluru: Nawaz (28), a resident of Ghousia compound in Mudipu, has been arrested by the Konaje police in connection with an assault case.
On Feb 23, Muhammed Haneef of Arafa Hardware had allegedly been assaulted with swords by Nawaz and his associates.
Nawaz was arrested on Saturday. Investigations revealed that he was involved also in a number of criminal activities and riots. He is also one of the accused in the abduction of and sexual assault on a medical student at Deralakatte some time ago.