Maharashtra: 110 arrested after 3 beaten to death by mob in Palghar

Date:

Three people- 2 sadhus, 1 man- who were travelling from Kandivali in Mumbai to Gujarat via interior roads of Palghar, were beaten to death on April 17 by Gadchinchle villagers in Palghar, suspecting them as thieves, the police said on Sunday.

An FIR has been filed against 110 people, who have been arrested, and out of which 101 accused have been sent to the police custody till April 30. Nine minors have been sent to a juvenile shelter home, police said.

K Shinde, District Magistrate, Palghar, said the police reached the spot immediately but villagers continued to attack the three men.

ALSO READ: COVID-19 | Goa becomes a coronavirus-free State

“A video related to the incident is viral on social media, in which it can be seen that villagers damaged the car of the deceased using sticks, stones, and other objects. Police reached the spot immediately but villagers continued to attack them,” said Shinde.

“The three men were taken to the hospital where they were declared brought dead. Our policemen also got injured in the incident. The investigation is underway,” added Shinde.

(With ANI inputs)

For viral videos and Latest trends subscribe to NewsMobile YouTube Channel and Follow us on Instagram

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Subscribe

Popular

More like this
Related

Israel Hamas War: Hamas Launches Big Missile Attack Towards Tel Aviv

The al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, declared a "big missile attack" against Tel Aviv. The Israeli military reportedly retaliated by alerting the central city's sirens to approaching rockets

Punjab Kings Pacer Harshal Patel Wins Second Purple Cap In IPL 2024

Harshal finished the tournament with 24 wickets in 14 matches at an economy of 9.73 and an average of 19.87

RCB’s Virat Kohli Wins Orange Cap In IPL 2024, Becomes First Indian To Secure Honour Twice

Virat scored 741 runs in 15 matches at an average of 61.75, with a century and five fifties. 

IPL 2024: KKR Beat SRH By 8 Wickets To Clinch Their Third IPL Title

Sunrisers Hyderabad's gloomy outing with the bat in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 final against Kolkata Knight Riders etched their names in history books, but on the unwanted side