Navi Mumbai, Sept. 27 -- A 34-year-old man was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly stabbed a conductor of a Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport (NMMT) bus.
Tanmay Kothekar was about to get down at a bus stop near Panvel when he had an argument with the bus conductor, Rameshwar Ippar, 30, over a Rs.10 coin.
When Ippar returned him the change, Kothekar refused to take the coin and insisted on a Rs.10 note.
When Ippar said he did not have a note, Kothekar assaulted him.
Since January 2018, the Navi Mumbai police have registered at least 75 first information reports over assault and attacks on NMMT conductors and drivers.
"Even if the accused were arrested in most cases, such incidents have created insecurity among employees," a senior NM...