5 youth thrashed in Faridabad by Cow Vigilantes

5 Muslim youth were thrashed by cow-vigilantes in Faridabad on suspicion of carrying beef. Police said Isaan brothers Mohammad and Shahzad along with Shakeel, Sonu and Azaad Mohammad, all residents of three villages in Faridabad district, were thrashed by a mob of cow vigilantes on Friday when they were carrying meat in an auto-rickshaw.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Market
Number of victims 5 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Market perpetrator Religion Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed Yes :Bajranji (Sanjay Colony, Faridabad resident) filed case under Haryana Gauvansh and Gausamvardhan Act, 2015
Details of the FIR

14th October- FIR filed u/s 148, 149, 323, 341 and 506 IPC against 15-20 unknown persons

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Need confirmation Current status
Charges Filed Other details
judgement Reference other information Laboratory test established that seized meat was of buffalo and not cow
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Main Information
Date of incident: October 13, 2017
Nature of Violence
  • Murder/Lynch
  • Causal factors
  • Cow Related Violence
  • Name of the victim : Mohammad and Shahzad Isaan, Shakeel, Sonu and Azaad Mohammad
    Name of Perpetrator
    State Haryana
    District/City Faridabad
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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