New Delhi, Oct 14, 2017: Five people were brutally beaten up by self-made cow vigilantes on suspicion of carrying beef in an auto rickshaw in Haryana’s Faridabad on Saturday.
— ANI (@ANI) October 14, 2017
The mob surrounded and beat up auto-rickshaw driver and four persons suspecting them of carrying beef on Friday morning. A video of the assult was surfaced where one of the victims is pinned to the ground and told to chant ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ and ‘Jai Hanuman’.
The victims claimed that they were beaten up in front of some policemen and the Haryana police was eager to find out if the meat carried by them was beef or not.
The Haryana Police has booked the victims for allegedly carrying beef and no action has been taken against the assaulters.
Samples of the meat have been sent to a laboratory to find out if it was beef or not.