Uttar Pradesh: Muslim man lynched after motorcycle rams into cyclist
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Uttar Pradesh: Muslim man lynched after motorcycle rams into cyclist

A motorcycle-borne man was lynched by a mob after he ploughed into a cyclist in Atibara village in the Madnapur area

india Updated: Sep 22, 2017 18:14 IST
Press Trust of India
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The incident took place on Tuesday. Nabi Ahmad and his friend Ajmat Ullah were riding a motorcycle, which hit a cyclist, Sunil.(Representative Photo)

A motorcycle-borne man was lynched by a mob after he ploughed into a cyclist in Atibara village in the Madnapur area here, police said on Friday.

The incident took place on Tuesday. Nabi Ahmad and his friend Ajmat Ullah were riding a motorcycle, which hit a cyclist, Sunil.

Soon after the incident, a crowd gathered in the street and started thrashing Nabi and his friend.

They were seriously injured in the attack and rushed to a hospital, where Nabi died during treatment. Ajmat’s condition is “serious”, the police said.

An FIR has been registered against five persons, including Sunil, under relevant sections of the IPC. A probe is on in the matter.

First Published: Sep 22, 2017 18:14 IST