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Jharkhand: 50-year-old man lynched on suspicion of child theft

Ranchi:  In another mob lynching incident in Jharkhand, a 50-year-old man was killed in Dhanbad district on Friday by a mob who accused him of child lifting, police said. Pratham Kumar was roaming around in Kati Pahari village when a mob caught him and thrashed him brutally. The villagers alleged that Kumar had admitted to […]

Uttar Pradesh, Director General of Police (DGP) O.P. Singh (File Photo)

Mob lynching: Slap NSA against rumour mongers, UP DGP tells SPs

New Delhi: In a bid to contain widespread rumours of child lifting leading to several incidents of mob lynching in Uttar Pradesh, the state government has instructed all district police chiefs to slap National Security Act (NSA) against those who are found inciting mob or spreading rumours on social media. More than 20 incidents of […]