Goa: After a young Irish woman was found dead on a beach in Goa, the police have arrested a man with a criminal record.
The 25-year-old tourist was reportedly seen playing Holi with villagers on South Goa. She was then found dead on the shore.
The accused Vikas Bhagat was arrested on Wednesday and is being interrogated. The victim was reportedly staying in North Goa but travelled to the South with a friend on Holi, as per sources.
The result of the post mortem, which is awaited, will reveal whether the woman was sexually assaulted before being killed.