Jharkhand ‘Bovine’ slaughter: Mob attacks circle of relatives, sets house on fire

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Written via Prashant Pandey
| Ranchi |
Published:September three, 2017 2:27 am


cow slaughter, slaughter, mob violence, lynching, attacks, India news, Indian Express, Bovine A mob attacked a circle of relatives and set fire to their house for allegedly slaughtering a bovine animal at Naitand in Jharkhand’s Giridih district.

Two other people, together with a girl, had been injured when a mob attacked a circle of relatives and set fire to their house for allegedly slaughtering a bovine animal at Naitand in Jharkhand’s Giridih district on Saturday. The injured had been getting better at a sanatorium, the place their situation was once reported to be strong.

Officials mentioned that the police reached the spot on time and taken the location beneath regulate. Officials maintained that harm to the house was once managed and only a few parts of a thatched roof had been burnt.

They mentioned that Giridih Deputy Commissioner Umashankar Singh and SP Akhilesh B Verrier reached the spot with ok pressure to stay the location beneath regulate.

Verrier promised motion. “The people in the mob who indulged in violence are being identified. The situation is completely under control. We have recovered evidence from Rahman Mian’s house that clearly indicated that a prohibited animal was slaughtered. At present, he is absconding. Legal action will be taken against them as the slaughter is prohibited,” mentioned Verrier.

The police claimed to have recovered bovine meat and different proof suggesting that the animal was once slaughtered. They added that some other people spotted meat items and head of the animal at a spot adjoining to the house of Mian, a labourer. The phrase quickly unfold that the animal was once slaughtered it appears for meat to be dispensed right through Eid-ul-Azha that was once celebrated on Saturday. A mob quickly accumulated and started thrashing Mian’s relatives as he controlled to flee sensing bother.

The mob then torched some parts of the house. The police reached the spot and attempted to douse the fire. When reinforcements arrived, the mob dispersed following a cane price.

“It happened around 11am. There are houses of Rahman and his five brothers, located adjacent to each other. It (Mian’s house) is located in a secluded corner of the village. The mob tried targeting these houses. They burnt some portions. But the force arrived in time,” mentioned a police officer.

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