Lynch Mob
Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.21

Jharkhand: Lynch bid video after lynch law

A video has emerged purportedly showing a man tied upside down from a tree and beaten by a mob, a day after the Jharkhand Assembly passed the Prevention of Mob Violence and Mob Lynching Bill, 2021. T...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.03.21

Lynch probe: 9 to be quizzed

Police have detained at least nine residents of Sirka village to question them regarding the mob lynching of Mubarak Khan in Angara block of Ranchi on Sunday, SP (Rural) Naushad Alam sa...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.03.21

Lynching: activists want govt to act

Expressing concern over two almost back-to-back incidents of mob lynching in Ranchi over the last two weeks, Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha (JJM), a conglomeration of civil an...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 05.07.19

Supreme Court refuses lynch case urgent plea

The Supreme Court on Thursday turned down a plea for urgent hearing of a contempt application against states that had failed to implement the court’s year-old directive to rein in lynch mobs and vig...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Maharashtra  /  Published 29.04.20

Palghar lynching: 3 more cops suspended

Three more personnel of Kasa police station in Palghar district of Maharashtra were suspended on Wednesday in connection with the April 16 lynching of two sadhus and their driver by a mob, an official...
By PTI in Palghar (Maharashtra)

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Lynch mob to victim: Chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

A newly married welder, who died after a lynch mob pounced on him last week near Jamshedpur on suspicion that he was a thief, was forced to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and “Jai Hanuman”, suggests foo...
By TT Bureau in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 22.04.20

Out of jail, brothers lynched

Two brothers, both history-sheeters, were allegedly lynched by villagers at their house in Athiabari village near Simaluguri in lower Assam’s Baksa district bordering Barpeta district, 120km from Gu...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

India  /  Published 26.07.19

Govt inaction on lynch mobs under SC scanner

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre and the states on a public interest plea that seeks a direction to governments to implement the court’s July 2018 order to rein in lynch mobs...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta


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