Australian police arrest two for attack on Indian student

May 28th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS  

Melbourne, May 28 (IANS) Australian police Thursday arrested two teenagers over the beating of an Indian student on a Melbourne train, a media report said.
Sourabh Sharma, 21, was beaten by a group of thugs as he travelled on a train May 9, HeraldSun reported.

Two people, aged 16 and 18, were being questioned by the police in connection with the attack, it reported.

Sharma suffered a fractured cheek bone and a broken tooth in the attack, which was captured on closed circuit television cameras.

He said he was also racially abused and robbed during the attack.

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