B.M. Sathish, working president of the district unit of the Janata Dal (Secular), has been arrested by the police here on Saturday for allegedly ransacking the office of the tahsildar and breaking window panes there on January 2, when farmers had called for Davangere bandh. Earlier, tahsildar Harish had lodged a complaint with the police against Mr. Sathish and a few others for ransacking the office and sent the officials forcibly out of the office. Later, Mr. Sathish was remanded in judicial custody up to Jan 17, according to Additional Superintendent of Police Chauhan. — Staff Correspondent

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