Five men thrashed in Faridabad by mob

According to officials, five men were returning from Fatehpur Billauch area to Old Faridabad on Friday with some buffalo meat. It was near village Bajri that that 15-20 youth asked them to stop. They thrashed the five and called up the police and handed them over alleging one of the men, Azad was a cow-smuggler. Based on the complaint of the group, a case was registered against the auto-driver under the laws related to cow slaughter. But in the initial investigation, it was found that it was buffalo meat and not beef being transported. Therefore, a case under relevant sections was registered on the complaint of the victim, Azad. Faridabad police had registered an FIR against the victims under the Haryana Gauvansh and Gausamvardhan Act of 2015. They also registered a case under Sections 148, 149, 323, 341, and 506 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) at Mujessar police station against unknown 15-20 persons for thrashing the five youths.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Village
Number of victims 5 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Village perpetrator Religion Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed 0 :FIR against the victims under the Haryana Gauvansh and Gausamvardhan Act of 2015
Details of the FIR

Registered a case under Sections 148, 149, 323, 341, and 506 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) at Mujessar police station

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Role of police Police is a part of the perpetrator :Charged against the victim. Current status
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Date of incident: October 13, 2017
Nature of Violence
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
  • Cow Related Violence
  • Name of the victim : Isaan Mohammad, Shahzad Mohammad, Shakeel, Sonu, Azad Mohammad
    Name of Perpetrator Cow-vigilantes
    State Haryana
    District/City Faridabad
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