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'.
According to sources, upon receiving information of about the trespass, Kanagaraj reached the place, but failed to rescue him.
Ten farmers were arrested on Thursday for allegedly murdering a migrant worker from North India, at Chithirai Chavadi near Perur.
‘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.
Prodip Choudhury, the officer in-charge (OC) of Dergaon Police Station, said no complaint was registered in the first 12 hours of the attack.
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.
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.
The Bill was tabled in the House by the state Parliamentary Affairs Minister Alamgir Alam and passed despite opposition by the BJP.
Akal Takht Jathedar hits backs at Cong’s Singhvi who condemns killing over sacrilege
No separate FIRs have been registered for the lynchings over the alleged sacrilege attempts at the Golden Temple in Amritsar and the Kapurthala gurudwara.
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.
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.
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.
Assemblies in states like West Bengal and Rajasthan have already passed anti-lynching legislation.
Several gruesome video clips shared on social media showed a mob beating the prone victim while chanting slogans against blasphemy.