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‘They attacked him from behind’: Son of ‘lynched’ BSF personnel recounts horror

Police said the incident was triggered after the soldier, Meljibhai Vaghela, went to confront Shailesh Jadav's, one of the accused, about an obscene video of his minor daughter.

Pratik, son of 45-year-old slain BSF soldier Meljibhai Vaghela.(ANI)
Updated on Dec 27, 2022 09:27 PM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Gujarat: 7 held after BSF soldier killed for objecting against daughter's video

According to the FIR, one of the accused named Shailesh aka Sunil Yadav had made a video of Melaji Vaghela's daughter and uploaded it online a few days before. Shailesh reportedly is the schoolmate of the BSF soldier's daughter, and the two were in a relationship.

Police said seven family members of the boy who uploaded the video of the BSF soldier's daughter online attacked the deceased and his family with sharp weapons and sticks. (ANI Photo)
Updated on Dec 27, 2022 11:19 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Ex-BJP MLA of Rajasthan who admitted 5 lynchings on camera issued notice

After the controversy, BJP’s Alwar (South) chief Sanjay Singh Naruka told news agency PTI that the party “does not have this thinking”.

The FIR was filed on Friday on charges of inciting hatred and animosity.
Updated on Aug 22, 2022 02:22 PM IST

SIT formed to probe Madhya Pradesh lynching

Sampat Bhatti of Sagar village and Dhansa Inwati of Simaria village in Madhya Pradesh were lynched by a mob of 15-20 people, allegedly belonging to right-wing organisations, resulting in their deaths in a local hospital on day of the incident.

After two tribal men were lynched on May 3 by a mob in Seoni district on suspicion of killing a cow, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday ordered the setting up of a special investigation team (SIT). (Representative use)
Updated on May 15, 2022 05:50 AM IST
By, Bhopal

2 lynched in MP on suspicion of cow slaughter

According to the police, a group of about 15-20 men went to the house of the victims and assaulted them. While two men died on their way to the hospital, the third was admitted in hospital.

A case has been registered against 15 members of a saffron outfit for rioting, voluntarily causing hurt and under relevant sections of the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act (FILE )
Published on May 03, 2022 11:44 PM IST
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