November 01, 2019 1:50 am
It is the duty of Rajasthan Police to ensure justice to Pehlu Khan’s family and the guilty are punished. We want to ensure this, Ashok Gehlot said.
October 31, 2019 4:10 am
On April 1, 2017, Pehlu Khan and the others were returning from a cattle fair on the outskirts of Jaipur when they were attacked by gau rakshaks in Behror, Alwar. Khan (55) succumbed to his injuries two days later.
October 30, 2019 9:48 pm
Khan, his two sons and two companions were attacked by cow vigilantes, while they were transporting cows on the Jaipur-Delhi Highway.
October 18, 2019 10:19 am
A video of the attack had gone viral, sparking nationwide outrage.
August 27, 2019 12:55 am
Pehlu Khan verdict underlines subversion of justice by police and bureaucracy.
August 19, 2019 12:26 am
Speaking to reporters, the Chief Minister alleged that in the Pehlu Khan lynching case, in which all the accused were acquitted, the previous BJP government in the state “deliberately” left shortcomings to “save the accused”.
August 18, 2019 10:06 pm
In regard to the alleged lapses in the Pehlu Khan case investigation, Gehlot said action would be taken against guilty officers on the basis of the report of the SIT set up to investigate all aspects of the case.
August 17, 2019 2:12 am
The decision on constituting the SIT was taken following a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at the chief minister’s office on Friday evening, two days after a court in Alwar district acquitted all six men accused of murdering Khan.
August 16, 2019 2:01 pm
Calling the murder a "heinous crime", Priyanka Gandhi said she hoped the Congress government's new law against lynching in Rajasthan would "set a good example" in getting justice for the victim's family.
August 16, 2019 7:05 am
Irshad (28) said he was “shocked” by the verdict but held himself together so he could first call his mother, Jaibuna, who was waiting by the phone for the latest update.