On Thursday, a man was arrested in Maladfor for allegedly stopping an AC BEST bus and abusing the driver and damaging windscreen as the bus did not halt for him to board around 9:30 am.
The accused has been identified as Mervil Ribero (26), stopped the bus near a traffic signal at Mith Chowky on Link Road.
After abusing the bus driver, he hit the windscreen with a brick. A BEST official said, '' The youth was desperate to get in as he was late for work, but the conductor didn’t let him in as the bus was not at a stop.''
The bus leased to BEST was plying on route 345.
The bus was packed with passengers. Nobody was injured due to the incident.