The Bengaluru police arrested five people in connection with an attack on a Chinese national in Indira Nagar on Monday, according to media reports.
India Today reported that the incident occurred on Saturday night and that the victim, Yan, is a businessman.
CNN-News18 reported that Yan was waiting for a taxi when he was attacked by miscreants. His face was slashed by his assailants who robbed him of his cellphone and wallet.
A nearby police van rushed to the spot after Yan raised his voice for help but the attackers fled on motorcycles, India Today reported.
All five attackers were later arrested by the police, ANI reported.
Deccan Chronicle reported that the police recovered two 2-wheelers used by the assailants.
The accused were identified as Mani, Manikantha, Vijay, Arunkirran and Sharath, according to the report.
Updated Date: Jul 31, 2017 10:20:54 IST