Mob beaten a kashmiri shawl trader in West Bengal

A mob attacked a kashmiri shawl trader at his rented accommodation in Taherpur, Nadia. The victim was living with his younger brother and belongs to Budgam. The incident took place at night and it came into light after the video had gone viral on whatapp which show that the perpetrators forced him to say "vande mataram". The victim was bleeding profusely and was moved to a safer place after getting treated. The incident was followed by Pulwama terror attack.

Other Informations
Source of information News Report Place of incident Private Residence
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Private Residence Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Satisfactory :The victim was treated and was moved to a safer place. Current status
Charges Filed Other details
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Main Information
Date of incident: February 19, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Denial of access to public spaces/institutions
  • Harassment
  • Physical assault
  • Vandalism/Hooliganism
  • Causal factors
  • Religious identity
  • No. of People Injured 1
    Name of the victim : Javid Ahmad Khan
    Name of Perpetrator
    State West Bengal
    District/City Nadia(Krishnanagar)
    Party In Power / Incidents TMC - Trinamool Congress
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