He had been summoned in Vacoas to end a fight between two brothers on Sunday 10th of July. But while he intervened between them, this officer from the town police station received punches.
Various objects were also thrown in his direction. Wounded, he was taken to Victoria Hospital in Candos for medical care.
One of the two brothers was arrested. He will be brought before the court of Curepipe on Monday. Police of the region has opened an investigation on this matter.