Delhi: Police arrest two in connection with assault on German national

The German youth was attacked on Friday night with a blade and mugged, while he was on his way to Kashmere Gate around at 10 pm.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 8, 2017 9:58 pm
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The Delhi police have arrested two accused in connection with the assault on 19-year-old German national Benjamin Scolt, as per ANI reports. The German youth was attacked on Friday night with a blade and mugged while he was on his way to Kashmere Gate at around 10 pm. He was rushed to a hospital where he is undergoing treatment for his injuries. Doctors have stated that he is stable.

The Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj had earlier tweeted on Saturday demanding for a report on the attacked and also asked for the best medical treatment to be offered to the victim. Her tweet read, “I have asked for a report on the attack on German national in Delhi. I have asked Delhi Government to provide him best medical treatment”.

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