Dhar superintendent of police Aditya Pratap Singh said, “A special investigation team (SIT) has been constituted. Those arrested are Ramesh Junapani, a village sarpanch, Satya and Galia, all residents of Dhar.
Updated on Feb 07, 2020 04:29 AM IST
Clad in a burqa, he was seen loitering around between PNB trisection and Shehnai Guest House by a group of youths on Sunday morning, said Dheeraj Kumar Shukla, inspector of Vikas Nagar police station.
Updated on Sep 15, 2019 09:47 PM IST
Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
The police was looking for any footage of the assault that some locals may have filmed on their mobile phones, he said.
Updated on Sep 13, 2019 02:41 AM IST
Kanpur | By HT Correspondent
The woman was rescued by police and nine people were arrested after an FIR was registered in the matter.
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 11:36 PM IST
Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
Villagers attacked her after she was found wandering in the tea garden. Two police officers were injured while they tried to rescue the woman from the mob.
Updated on Jul 24, 2019 10:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Siliguri | By Pramod Giri
The body of the woman was found in a jungle near Barhgarh village on Thursday and reported to Morwa police by a village official the next day.
Updated on Jul 23, 2018 08:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent, Bhopal
The woman was seen having biscuits in her hand, which prompted villagers to assume her to be a child lifter.
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 11:33 PM IST
Madurai (TN) | By Press Trust of India
A beggar couple was attacked hours after five people were beaten to death by a mob in neighbouring Dhule district on the same charge.
Updated on Jul 02, 2018 09:19 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Malegaon (Maharashtra) | By Press Trust of India
A woman was tied to a pole and beaten up by villagers on suspicion of being a child lifter in Sonitpur district of Assam. However, the intervention of some other villagers ensured that the assault stopped and the cops were called.
Updated on Jun 30, 2018 01:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By HT Correspondent
Police said there were rumours circulating on social media about the presence a gang of child lifters in the area. They also the victim had nothing to do with child lifting.
Updated on Jun 27, 2018 09:18 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Singrauli (MP) | By Press Trust of India
Police said preliminary report suggests that the four women were travelling in an auto rickshaw when the mob stopped them and allegedly beat them up claiming they were child-lifters.
Updated on Jun 26, 2018 07:40 PM IST
Ahmedabad, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Aijul Sheikh, a resident of Purnea in Bihar, was mercilessly beaten up by a mob until police rescued him and admitted him to Malda Medical College and Hospital with critical injuries.
Updated on Jun 22, 2018 09:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Berhampore | By Sreyasi Pal
An audio clip cautioning people about child-lifters roaming in a Gujarat town was being circulated on social media.
Published on Jun 21, 2018 08:57 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India
Police said villagers, suspecting them to be child lifters, surrounded the black Scorpio vehicle in which the duo was travelling and started thrashing them, resulting in their death.
Updated on Jun 09, 2018 11:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Sadiq Naqvi