GOAS: An Afghan student studying at the Goa University was stabbed by a group of men near Panaji, a police official said today. One person has been arrested in connection with the incident that took place on Monday afternoon in Dona Paula area near the university campus, he said.
24-year-old Afghan student Mathihulla Aria, who was pursuing M.Com course at the university’s Goa Business School, was injured in the attack and admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a private hospital in Dona Paula, the official said.
Panaji Police have arrested Satish Nilkanthe, a Maharashtra resident, for allegedly stabbing the student, the official told news agency Press Trust of India.
A police complaint was lodged by Rahul Tripathi, director of foreign students at the Goa University, he told the media.