Udupi: Hearing in connection with the case of gang sexual assault on a medical student in Manipal commenced in the district and sessions court here on Thursday.
Public prosecutor T S Jituri, private advocate for the victim Shashidhar Shetty and all the accused were present in the court.
Senior advocate from Mangaluru, Prabhakar Acharya, argued in defence of the accused. He maintained that false complaints had been filed against his clients and false evidences had been framed.
After hearing the arguments in part, sessions judge Shivashankar B Amarannanavar adjourned the hearing to Sep 15.