The deceased, who was wearing saffron robes, was mistaken for a child lifter by the people on the railway station.
13 Sep 2019 3:35 PM
The incident took place on Wednesday after which the video went viral on social media platforms.
05 Sep 2019 1:27 PM
On Tuesday, a woman was also thrashed by a mob in Loni area on suspicion of her being the child-lifter.
28 Aug 2019 1:35 PM
A complaint was also filed by the victim, the police said.
27 Aug 2019 2:02 PM
Charge sheets were filed in only 40.4 per cent of such cases with a conviction rate of 22.7 per cent.
08 Jul 2018 2:32 PM
On the basis of photos and videos of the incident, police have identified a few other accused and 5 teams are currently looking for them.
02 Jul 2018 1:57 PM
Five people were lynched by villagers in Dhule district on Sunday, on suspicion of being child-lifters.
02 Jul 2018 8:04 AM
When one of them, after getting down from a state transport bus, tried to speak to a girl child, the villagers pounced on them.
01 Jul 2018 5:52 PM
The attack was the fallout of a rumor circulated on social media about the movement of child-lifters in the state.
10 Jun 2018 5:05 AM
In reaction to WhatsApp rumours, local tribal leaders resorted to bows, arrows for guarding children and villages from ‘child lifters’.
21 May 2017 12:10 PM