Lynching

Sikh devotees from Punjab thrashed for 'donation' in Bihar's Bhojpur district

The incident took place near Dhyanitola under Charpokhri police station in Bhojpur district when the devotees were on way Mohali in Punjab after taking part in 'Prakash Parv'.

published on : 16th January 2022

Coimbatore: Two SIs transferred for failing to save migrant worker from mob lynching

According to sources, upon receiving information of about the trespass, Kanagaraj reached the place, but failed to rescue him.

published on : 14th January 2022

Migrant worker lynched by a mob near Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu

Ten farmers were arrested on Thursday for allegedly murdering a migrant worker from North India, at Chithirai Chavadi near Perur.

published on : 12th January 2022

Jharkhand man brutally thrashed, burnt alive for violating ‘Khuntkatti’ laws

‘Khuntkatti’ system is joint ownership or holding of land by tribal lineage. The Munda tribals would usually clear the forests for cultivation, which would then be owned by the whole clan.

published on : 4th January 2022

Suspected goat lifter lynched in Assam, two held

Prodip Choudhury, the officer in-charge (OC) of Dergaon Police Station, said no complaint was registered in the first 12 hours of the attack.

published on : 2nd January 2022

Pakistan Police detains 85 prime suspects after determining their role in Sri Lankan man's lynching

DPO Malik gave a detailed briefing to the chief justice on the progress made so far in the lynching case of the Sri Lankan citizen.

published on : 29th December 2021

Forced to bring anti-mob lynching law after 'Ravana' BJP came to power at Centre: Soren

The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) executive president also alleged that the Centre's move to raise the marriageable age of women to 21 years was politically motivated.

published on : 28th December 2021

Prevention of Mob Violence and Mob Lynching Bill, 2021 passed in Jharkhand assembly

The Bill was tabled in the House by the state Parliamentary Affairs Minister Alamgir Alam and passed despite opposition by the BJP.

published on : 21st December 2021

Punjab lynchings: No option as rule of law failed, says Akal Takht Jathedar

Akal Takht Jathedar hits backs at Cong’s Singhvi who condemns killing over sacrilege

published on : 21st December 2021

No separate FIRs, murder cases registered for gurdwara lynchings

No separate FIRs have been registered for the lynchings over the alleged sacrilege attempts at the Golden Temple in Amritsar and the Kapurthala gurudwara.

published on : 21st December 2021

Restaurant staffers beat labourer to death in Hyderabad, arrested

While heading home on Wednesday night, the victim was attacked by the manager and cashier of Moghuls Paradiez restaurant, who were in an inebriated condition.

published on : 18th December 2021

Mob lynchings: No data on people killed by vigilante groups, minister tells Rajya Sabha

The government has also sensitised service providers to take steps to check the propagation of false news and rumours that have potential to incite mob violence and lynching, Nityanand Rai said.

published on : 16th December 2021

Lynching case: Pakistan authorities conduct forensic tests of over 50 main suspects

Priyantha Kumara Diyawadana, a Sri Lankan citizen was lynched to death in the Punjab province of Pakistan by the members of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) alleging him of blasphemy.

published on : 15th December 2021

Tabrez Ansari effect? Anti-lynching bill likely in upcoming Jharkhand Assembly session

Assemblies in states like West Bengal and Rajasthan have already passed anti-lynching legislation.

published on : 9th December 2021

Over 800 people booked under terrorism charges in Pakistan for lynching of Sri Lankan national

Several gruesome video clips shared on social media showed a mob beating the prone victim while chanting slogans against blasphemy.

published on : 4th December 2021
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