Patna Police arrested two people late on Sunday night from Pandarak for misbehaving with a couple from United Kingdom. The couple, travelling by motorboat from Hardwar to Kolkata had stopped near Pandarak for a break.
Two local residents, identified as chhathu Kunar and Baiju Kumar, had approached the English couple, Matthew and Jessie, and started misbehaving with them and also tried to loot their luggage. The English couple shouted for help. Some local villagers gathered soon and the couple visited Pandarak police station to lodge FIR against the two people.
Patna SSP Manu Maharaj told The Indian Express: “We immediately used a boat a trace the two suspects and arrested them from near Ganga bank. The accused had intended to rob the couple but could not succeed”. The couple resumed their motorboat journey to Kolkata.