Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Lynching cases


Lynching of 2 tribals in MP: 13 held, Congress MLA alleges Bajrang Dal link

May 05, 2022 7:03 am

Based on the complaint of the injured Brijesh Vatti, police registered a case under sections of the IPC, including the charge of murder, and provisions of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act against 18 people -- it names 6 and 12 unidentified.

Man beaten to death over social media post: Delhi Police

January 02, 2021 11:18 am

Two of the accused have been arrested and police are looking for the others.

Mr Bhagwat, your belief that talk of lynchings is just an attempt to defame India is wrong

October 13, 2019 9:56 am

Lynching has a specific context. It does not mean a riot, it does not mean any old act of public violence, it means a public hanging or stoning to death by a mob. It means punishing someone in such a manner that others will see it as a warning and a lesson.

Have the courage to remove or at least reform the IPC

October 13, 2019 9:43 am

English laws were to be used to keep Indians in order. The British rulers never understood their subjects — the mob as they called it. They needed someone to fashion tools for keeping Indians in order.

Uttar Pradesh: Mentally challenged woman, youth lynched in separate incidents

September 03, 2019 12:33 am

According to sources, local residents in both cases have claimed that the assaults were triggered by the suspicion that the victims were child-lifters.