Torture leads to custodial death in Lucknow

A 38-year-old Muslim man,Abdul Raheem was arrested by Lucknow police on a suspicion of theft and was brutally tortured by police and he succumbed to death.

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Source of information This is something I saw online Place of incident Government office :Prison
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident Government office Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Police / Investigating agency Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Lucknow Police Victim's lawyer
Role of police Police is a part of the perpetrator Current status
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Main Information
Date of incident: January 21, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Murder/Lynch
  • Unlawful Detention
  • Causal factors
  • Other
  • Number of people Killed 1
    No. of People Injured 1
    Name of the victim : Abdul Raheem
    Name of Perpetrator Lucknow Police
    State Uttar Pradesh
    District/City Lucknow
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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