Ansari was thrashed by a mob on June 17 at Dhatkidih village in Seraikela-Kharsawan district when he and two of his associates allegedly tried to enter a house with an intention to commit theft.
The villagers mercilessly beat the suspected thief with sticks, the police said.
Gehlot said that an environment of fear, distrust and violence has developed in the country due to which mob lynching incidents are on the rise.
The accused Ramgopal has admitted to having murdered his daughter Prem (19) and Ganpat (35).
The Class 12 student, Ripan Sarkar, was allegedly in love with a girl whose relatives beat him to death after finding him inside her house.
The police have registered a case of murder and so far no arrests have been made.
The lynching cases of Pehlu Khan and Junaid have become a regular feature in the speeches during opposition rallies for the October 21 Haryana assembly election.
Defecating in open has become a reason to kill, says Safai Karmachari Andolan convenor Bezwada Wilson
He called for government action on the death of over 1,800 manual scavengers, by releasing compensation and providing employment to the kin of the deceased.
Bihar police orders closure of sedition case against 49 celebrities who wrote open letter to PM Modi
The letter by the 49 had said that the lynching of Muslims, Dalits and other minorities must be stopped immediately while stressing that there was 'no democracy without dissent'.
In a letter to the PM, a copy of which was released to the media, Gowda questioned since writing a letter to an elected leader of the country has become a trigger for an FIR.
He added that Gandhi’s emphasis today would have been on asking the civil society to act as a watchdog of the people and always asked tough questions.
Speaking on the occasion of Vijayadashami at Reshimbagh in Nagpur, Bhagwat had earlier today spoken about hate crimes and lynching, without naming any community.
Those involved in incidents of lynching came from the RSS ideology, state Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant said in a statement here.
An FIR was filed in Bihar against personalities, including Aparna Sen, Adoor Gopalakrishnan and Ramchandra Guha for alleged sedition.
The case was filed after a chief judicial magistrate passed an order on a petition filed by a lawyer alleging that the writers had tarnished the image of the country.