Bhopal, May 25: Three youths were allegedly thrashed on suspicion of possessing beef by a group of cow vigilantes in Seoni city of Madhya Pradesh.
According to the police, all the five accused who mercilessly had beaten up the victims with sticks have been arrested.
The cops have named Ram Sena Leader Shubham Baghel as one of the accused.
“We came to know that Shubham Baghel had stopped one woman and two men yesterday. Baghel along with his four to five friends had beaten up the men”, GS Uikey, the local police official told news agency ANI.
“The video of the incident had gone viral on social media. We have registered a case against all the accused and five people have been arrested. They all will be sent to judicial remand soon,” he added.
Further investigation into the matter is underway.