Bihar has witnessed 39 mob violence cases in Patna, Sasaram, Jehanabad and other districts. Police have named 345 people and arrested 278 people in connection with these cases.
"I want people to be angry for peace. This energy should not be lost in violence, hatred and fights," said the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner and child rights activist.
The incident took place near Maher village late on Sunday when the trio attempted to flee the village after an alleged illegal hunting session.
The victims, identified as R L Rotang and Manish Kumar took shelter from rain under a road bridge. Here they offered apples and bananas to children who were waiting there.
The incident took place last Sunday when five people were lynched to death by villagers in Dhule district on suspicion of being child-lifters.
What strengthened the locals’ suspicion about the victims was their inability to communicate in any language, be it Manipuri, Hindi or English.
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