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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
news about Lynching
Oct 12, 2019 20:32
According to the police, the incident happened at Laskarbazar, nearly 13 km from Hailakandi district headquarters, when a group of nine people including a policeman from neighbouring Cachar district reached the area in search of a cow thief. read more
Sep 23, 2019 17:51
CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat’s comments came in the context of one more incident of lynching reported from the state on Sunday when a man was killed and two others were injured in Khunti district after they were attacked on the suspicion of animal sla... read more
Sep 15, 2019 21:43
Two deaths by lynching in Bengal since the state assembly passed the West Bengal (Prevention of Lynching) Bill 2019 on August 30. Three other victims of attempted lynchings managed to survive. read more
Sep 12, 2019 11:20
Prompt intervention by police, however, saved the women, who were surrounded by over 200 villagers, from lynching. An FIR has been lodged against over two dozen persons in this regard, police said. read more
Sep 04, 2019 09:33
Rumour-mongering is not a new phenomenon in the country nor is mass hysteria read more
Aug 28, 2019 01:30
Titled the West Bengal (Prevention of Lynching) Bill 2019, the legislation aims “to provide for effective protection of the constitutional rights of vulnerable persons and to prevent the lynching and to punish acts of lynching in the state”. read more
Aug 21, 2019 00:08
In 2017, before Ramzan, Pehlu Khan, a cattle trader from Haryana’s Nuh, went to a market in Rajasthan to buy buffaloes in order to expand his dairy business. Little did he know the decision would result in his death. read more
Aug 16, 2019 23:47
The incident took a political turn on Friday with the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) demanding a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the case. read more
Aug 07, 2019 21:39
Pehlu Khan’s family had alleged injustice and protested state government’s move to chargesheet Pehlu Khan for cow smuggling read more
Aug 02, 2019 15:54
The villagers, armed with sticks, tried to force their way inside the police station and the personnel posted at the entrance had to use “mild force” to keep them out, said police. read more
Jul 26, 2019 22:53
A bench led by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi also issued notice to the National Human Rights Commission and the Union Ministry of Law and Justice on a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by a Delhi-based NGO, Anti-corruption Council of India... read more
Jul 11, 2019 23:47
The 128-page report cited various cases of lynching in the state and recommended the immediate enactment of a law as per recommendations made by the Supreme Court in 2018. read more
Jul 05, 2019 00:04
An advocate for one of the petitioners in the case appeared before a bench led by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and asked for an early hearing on the ground that incidents of mob lynching have increased despite the top court’s verdict. read more
Dec 01, 2018 13:04
The notice was issued to the state chief secretary and director general of police, calling for a detailed report in the matter within four weeks, a press release from the NHRC said. read more
Sep 25, 2018 19:24
Azhar Khan (22) was beaten in Chittorgarh’s Kheri village on September 17 allegedly for fishing and dirtying area near a temple on the banks of Ruparel river and died in a hospital in Udaipur on September 22. read more