Jharkhand, April 8: A 19 year old boy Mohammad Shalik was beaten to death after being spotted with his hindu girlfriend in Jharkhand’s Gumla district. A senior police officer said, “We have arrested three persons on Thursday in connection with the killing of (19), who belonging to another community,” said Superintendent of Police Chandan Kumar Jha.
The police interrogates girl and made arrest on the basis of leads provide by her. The family members were opposed to the affair and had warned the youth to stay away from the girl but Shalik did not listen to the warning and came to drop her off near her home, said by an officer.
On seeing both of them together, the locals tied him to a pole in front of the girl and thrashed him badly near Soso Mode under Gumla police station.
The family members enquired about Shalik when he was not returned back home. They found him in a serious condition and rushed him to a hospital immediately when when he yield to injuries, Jha said.
All the arrested persons have been sent to jail today, he said. Jha said the incident was a fall-out of the affair and was not a communal incident.