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lynching incidents

49 celebs write a 'Dear PM' letter to Modi over lynchings, use of 'Jai Shri Ram'

In the letter dated July 23, the celebrities have said that 'exemplary punishment' should be meted out 'swiftly and surely' in such cases.

24 Jul 2019 1:39 PM

Delhi: Teenager lynched on theft suspicion in Mukundpur, 3 held

Police said the 16-year-old boy had entered a house to steal valuables, but was caught by the owner and beaten to death by some locals.

04 Sep 2018 4:05 PM

Vigilantism to be dealt with strictly: Rajnath Singh

The issue found support among several parties, whose members rose their hands to ‘associate’ themselves.

25 Jul 2018 1:07 AM

Rajasthan man shot dead for transporting cows, body thrown on railway track

The Meo Muslim community has, meanwhile, alleged an attempt to cover up the incident.

12 Nov 2017 7:38 PM

Video: Man beaten up by mob on suspicion of carrying beef in Nagpur; 4 arrested

To a query, he said the police are investigating the incident and trying to find out whether the men were 'cow vigilantes'. 

13 Jul 2017 12:57 PM


Lynching in name of protecting something not acceptable: Ram Madhav

On June 22, Junaid Khan was allegedly lynched by unidentified persons on a local train while travelling from Ghaziabad to Mathura.

09 Jul 2017 8:02 PM

Prez condemns lynching incidents, asks nation to pause, reflect

Just hours after Prime Minster Modi condemned the killings in the name of cow protection, a Jharkhand man was attacked by a mob.

01 Jul 2017 9:36 PM