Udupi, Nov 6, 2014: Based on a complaint lodged by a woman from near Shirva, the police have arrested a man from Mundagoda in Uttara Kannada on the charges of trying to cheat her with a promise to marry.
The arrest was made on November 5, Wednesday and the accused has been identified as Ravi Shankerappa Naik (30).
It has been gathered that he had befriended Shashikala (30) and had taken her to his hometown Mundagoda when the latter came to know that he was already married. The woman even saw the man have a quarrel with his second wife following which she lodged a complaint with Shirva police.
The accused was arrested near Attinje. He is said to be a mason by profession and had a total of five children including three from his first wife and two from his second wife. Sources said he had deserted his first wife.