Mob Lynching
Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.22

Gumla: Rape accused lynched

Jharkhand witnessed on Wednesday the  fourth instance of lynching after passing legislation against such mob violence in December last year, when two rape accused were burnt, out of which one suc...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 20.02.22

Netaji Nagar-based realtor lynched in Baruipur

Avik Mukherjee, the Netaji Nagar-based realtor who was allegedly lynched on Thursday night, had repeatedly pleaded with the mob to hear him out before tying him to a lamp post and beating him up, poli...
By Our Special Correspondent

News  /  Published 19.02.22

Tollygunge promoter out on a bike ride mistaken for thief, lynched in Baruipur

A 35-year-old man who had gone to Baruipur, in South 24-Parganas district,around 30km south of Kolkata, on a joyride on his motorcycle was allegedly lynched on Thursday night after residents of the ar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Baruipur

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.22

Simdega: probe on into lynching

The Simdega administration, on the directive of Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren, has constituted a six-member preliminary fact-finding committee on the lynching of a 26-year-old man by a mob of ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

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


India  /  Published 23.12.21

Punjab lynching: no FIR filed

About 30 injuries, mostly sharp cuts likely to have been inflicted by swords, were found on the body of the man lynched for an alleged sacrilege attempt at a gurdwara here, the post-mortem report reve...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kapurthala

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.21

Anti-mob lynching bill passed

The Jharkhand government passed the anti-mob lynching bill during the ongoing winter session of the state assembly on Tuesday within an hour after it was tabled without any debate. The Opposition cam...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 21.12.21

Lynching: Rahul faces BJP ire

Rajiv Gandhi had said earth shakes when a big tree falls, remarks that were seen by critics to be justifying the anti-Sikh violence following the assassination of the then prime minister Indira Gandhi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.12.21

Lynched on cattle theft charge

A 50-year-old man belonging to the minority community was lynched by a mob in Bihar’s Araria district allegedly for stealing cattle from a village. The incident took place along the Sursar emba...
By Dev Raj in Patna

North East  /  Published 01.12.21

Lynchings on rise, Assam cry for law

Thirteen people have been arrested since Monday evening on the charge of fatally injuring a student leader in Upper Assam’s Jorhat town, amid calls from various quarters for a law to deal with m...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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