Mob lynching

Kerala HC stays trial in Madhu lynching case

The Kerala High Court on Friday stayed the trial in the Madhu lynching case until further orders. The trial court had on June 8 posted the case to June 20.

published on : 18th June 2022

Kerala man who was thrashed for 'stealing' kitchenware dies

50-year-old Chandran was allegedly caught stealing kitchenware from Perunguzhy and was beaten up by the local residents, who later and handed him over to Chirayinkeezhu police.

published on : 12th June 2022

Youths accused of raping minor girl lynched, set on fire in Jharkhand's Gumla

Enraged over the alleged gangrape, the girl’s family members and a few other villagers confronted the two youths violently.

published on : 10th June 2022

After 11 days, MP CM orders SIT probe into mob lynching of tribal duo by cow vigilantes

The SIT headed by the Principal Secretary (Home) Rajesh Rajoura will visit Seoni district soon and submit its findings to the government within 10 days.

published on : 14th May 2022

'Lynching' of two Gond men in MP: NHRC seeks action taken report

The two men had died around 6 am on Tuesday during treatment at a hospital, according to a complaint by Brajesh Batti, who was injured in the incident.

published on : 6th May 2022

Telangana Governor seeks report from state on 'honour killing' of Hindu man in Hyderabad

The 25-year old Hindu man was brutally killed in public view here by his Muslim wife's brother and another person in a case of suspected honour killing, with the incident sending shock waves.

published on : 6th May 2022

Seven get life term for lynching youth

Seven men, who were found guilty of lynching a Nemom resident in 2016, were sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment by Neyyattinkara Additional Sessions Court on Thursday.

published on : 6th May 2022

Trial in lynching of Sri Lankan man will be completed by next month: Pak govt prosecutors

A mob including supporters of a hardline Islamist party had attacked a garment factory and lynched its general manager Priyantha Kumara, 47, and burned the body over allegations of blasphemy.

published on : 24th March 2022

UP: Pick up van driver, cow vigilantes assaulted in Mathura after villagers find 'animal bones'

Officials said the bones were not of bovine and that these were being disposed by a contractor under a village cleanliness drive of Nagar Panchayat Govardhan in the district.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Pak anti-terrorism court separates trial of nine juvenile suspects in lynching of Sri Lankan national

A mob, including supporters of a hardline Islamist party - Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan had attacked Priyantha Kumara, 47, and burned his body over allegations of blasphemy on December 3, 2021.

published on : 17th March 2022

Jharkhand government admits 46 mob-lynching cases reported since 2016

CPML legislator Vinod Singh said that conviction was still awaited in most cases and that compensation was yet to be paid to most of the victims' families.

published on : 16th March 2022

Karnataka: Mob allegedly target restaurant of Hijab petitioner's father; brother injured

Masood Manna, who is known to Shifa, claimed in a tweet that a mob of 150 people attacked Saif.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Madhu lynching: New SPP appointed

The order was issued by the state home department. Rajesh M Menon from Palakkad will be the additional public prosecutor.

published on : 17th February 2022

Man accused of desecrating religious book stoned to death by mob in Pakistan; 62 arrested 

The incident took place in Jungle Derawala village, in Khanewal district, situated 275-km from Lahore on Saturday evening, where locals had gathered after their Maghrib (evening) prayers.

published on : 13th February 2022

Special court to hear Madhu murder case on Feb 18

The case pertains to the lynching of Adivasi youth Madhu of Chindaki in Attappadi. The incident occurred nearly four years ago. 

published on : 11th February 2022
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