Panaji, Dec 4 IBNS | 9 months ago

A local court on Wednesday granted bail to Maharashtra Industries Minister and Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane, who was detained on Tuesday for allegedly assaulting staff at a toll plaza in Goa.


According to reports, Nitesh is likely to stay in Goa till Thursday.

Nitesh and his eight supporters allegedly attacked three workers and vandalised a toll booth on the Mumbai-Goa highway after his car was stopped at the toll plaza and he was asked to pay a tax of Rs 250.

A complaint was lodged at the Pernem police station following which the police tracked Nitesh and his aides and detained them.

They were kept at the Pernem police station.

(Posted on 04-12-2013)