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Suspected of being a thief, Dalit man lynched; 11 held

May 12, 2022 12:54 am

There were allegedly no doctors at the hospital so the injured man was rushed to another hospital in Bhayandar where he was declared dead.

Lynching of 2 tribals in MP: Families of 6 held say accused linked to Bajrang Dal

May 06, 2022 8:13 am

The families of some of the six others arrested claimed they were cajoled into joining the raid, which led to the deaths, by people they met at a local wedding. Another accused is a tribal youth whose family does “not know much” about the case.

Jharkhand Governor returns Bill against mob lynching with two objections

March 18, 2022 5:38 am

The issue of mob lynching came into focus in the state in 2019, when Tabrez Ansari was tied to a pole and beaten to death by a mob in Dhatkidih village in Seraikela Kharsawan district on suspicion of theft. Ansari was seen in a video purportedly being forced to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and “Jai Hanuman”.

Diamond Harbour: TMC ‘supporter’ killed, mob lynches one of the attackers

February 18, 2022 4:18 am

The BJP attributed the twin killings to factionalism in the Trinamool Congress. However, the ruling party dismissed the claim as ‘baseless’.

In Jharkhand, man lynched, body set on fire over tree felling

January 05, 2022 7:15 am

Police said Sanju Pradhan of Chaprideepa village in Simdega district of Jharkhand was dragged out of his home in the afternoon by a large group of angry fellow villagers after he skipped a meeting called by them to discuss and resolve the tree-felling issue.

No data on people injured, killed by vigilante groups, mobs or crowds in country: Govt

December 15, 2021 9:22 pm

🔴 In response to a question, Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said the government, through audio-visual media, has generated public awareness to curb the menace of mob lynching.

Odisha: Man lynched for ‘practising black magic’

July 01, 2021 2:12 am

The incident was reported from Rameyapalli village under Chamakhandi police limits in Ganjam district on June 20.

Man tied to pole, beaten to death on theft suspicion in Jharkhand

March 15, 2021 7:17 am

This is the second incident in Jharkhand's capital within a week. Earlier, a 22-year-old man was beaten by a group of labourers in Upper Bazar area on suspicion of theft.

Two men lynched over suspicion of theft at Azadpur Mandi

March 10, 2021 12:51 am

The victims — Lokesh (24) and Ved Prakash (24) — were at the Mandi when the accused suspected them of pickpocketing. DCP (Northwest) Usha Rangnani said they received a call around 7.30 am that two men were being thrashed.

Jharkhand: Man dies after mob assault on theft suspicion

March 09, 2021 3:00 am

Police said they were informed about the incident Monday morning after which they took the man to the police station and then to the hospital.