According to Ram Saran Nagar, legal counsel for a section of the accused, charges against them are yet to be framed. “After yesterday’s HC order, only three accused are still in prison. The next date of hearing is on August 9.”
The remarks came even as Balyan once again insisted on a probe by either UP government or the court concerned to find out who all had consumed meat at the house of Mohammad Akhlaq, who was lynched by a mob in Dadri’s Bisara village nine months ago.
Soon after the report, some Bisara residents and local BJP leaders had demanded that an FIR be registered against Akhlaq’s family. Mistry also demanded fresh investigation of the sample from an independent laboratory.
A 24-year-old youth on Tuesday (October 6) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at his house, heightening tension in the village after his family alleged that he was facing police harassment following the lynching of a man here over beef rumour.
Eight months after Mohammad Akhlaq was beaten to death in Dadri following allegations of cow slaughter and beef consumption, a report issued Tuesday by a forensic lab in Mathura has stated that the meat sample recovered from outside the 50-year-old’s house belonged to a “cow or its progeny”. “Result — On the basis of chemical […]
In a latest twist in the Dadri lynching incident, a report released by the Uttar Pradesh veterinary department confirmed on Monday that Mohammad Akhlaq and his family ate mutton. A veterinary officer in his report says “prima facie it seems that meat found in Akhlaq’s house belongs to goat progeny”Akhlaq, 52, was killed in a […]
Owaisi, who had earlier visited the family, hit out at the Samajwadi government, alleging that instead of nabbing the attackers it was “investigating a piece of meat and treating the victim as accused”. Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said those who spoke against “pink revolution” should ban beef exports as they were now in power and […]
Amid outrage over the lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh following rumours that he and his family were storing and eating beef, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Saturday stoked a controversy by saying that Hindus also eat beef and accused the BJP of “communalising” the issue. Reacting to the Dadri incident, Lalu said: “Poor people […]