The man who assaulted Manipur volleyball player Sakil Chesam during the Mini National Championship held at Aizawl in April has been arrested by Mizoram Police and a charge-sheet has been filed against him.
The accused has been identified as F. Hmingthansanga, 37, son of Lalthuama of Maulpheng village, Aizawl.
He was picked up on May 11 following eye-witness accounts and was formally arrested on May 15. Chesam was left with a broken jaw and had to undergo surgery at SHRI, Imphal.
The inquiry was spearheaded by additional superintendent of police (crime), P.C. Lalchunglura.
Source: The Telegraph