Gau Rakshak

Gau Rakshaks thrash trio in MP, five arrested

The examination of the seized meat by a veterinary expert prima facie established that it was bovine meat. Samples are being sent to Hyderabad for further analysis also, the SP added.

published on : 26th May 2019

History of mob lynching and attacks by cow vigilantes in India since the start of 2017

Since the beginning of 2017, multiple attacks have been carried by mobs, of which 60% of the cases are cow-related violence against Muslims. 

published on : 24th July 2018

Nobody can take law into their hands, duty of states to curb cow vigilantism: Supreme Court

Condemning violence by vigilante groups in the name of the cow, the Supreme Court today said that no citizen can take law into their own hands and that it was the duty of the state to ensure order.

published on : 17th July 2018

Jharkhand Alimuddin lynching case: 11 cow vigilantes awarded life imprisonment

The 11 convicts included BJP’s district media cell in-charge Nityanand Mahto, Ramgarh cow protection committee head Chhotu Verma and local ABVP leader Kapil Thakur.

published on : 21st March 2018

Alwar lynching: One detained; Rajasthan Home Minister says not enough manpower to prevent every incident

Police have detained one person in connection with the killing of 35-year-old Umar Khan by alleged cow vigilantes in Rajasthan's Alwar district.

published on : 13th November 2017

Muslim man shot dead by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan's Alwar, body thrown onto railway tracks 

Ummar Muhammad's uncle has filed a complaint with the Alwar police, identifying one among the attackers, who is a member of the "Gau Raksha group," the report said. 

published on : 12th November 2017

Alwar lynching: Rajasthan Police give clean chit to cow vigilantes named by Pehlu Khan

Activists on Thursday slammed the government's move to close investigation against six persons named in the FIR filed in the lynching case against dairy farmer Pehlu Khan before his death.

published on : 14th September 2017

Send 'gau rakshaks' to face terrorists: Uddhav to BJP

Seven Amarnath pilgrims, including six women, were killed and 19 injured when terrorists attacked a bus in Kashmir's Anantnag district last evening.

published on : 12th July 2017