In a shocking incident, a youth named Rajesh Manjhi from Bihar was lynched to death by a mob in Mallapuram, Kerala. The incident occurred today, sending shockwaves across the state.
According to reports, Rajesh Manjhi was passing through the area when he was attacked by a group of people. The mob allegedly accused him of theft and started beating him mercilessly. Despite his cries for help, the mob continued to assault him, leading to his untimely death.
Upon receiving information about the incident, the local police rushed to the spot and took control of the situation. The police also registered a case under Section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code and launched an investigation into the matter.
After a thorough investigation, the police were able to arrest nine suspects in connection with the murder. The suspects were identified as Afzal, Fazil, Sharafuddin, Mehboob, Abdusamad, Naseer, Habib, Ayyub, and Zainul.
The arrests were made based on evidence collected by the police, including CCTV footage and eyewitness accounts. The police have also stated that they are looking for other suspects who may have been involved in the incident.
The incident has sparked outrage among people across the country, with many taking to social media to express their shock and anger. Many have also demanded justice for Rajesh Manjhi and called for stricter laws to prevent mob violence.
The Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has condemned the incident and promised that the culprits will be brought to justice. He also assured the people that the state government is taking all necessary steps to ensure that such incidents do not occur in the future.
The incident is a grim reminder of the growing trend of mob violence in the country and the need for stricter laws to curb such heinous crimes. It is imperative that the perpetrators of such crimes are brought to justice and held accountable for their actions.