Allahabad, Sep 4 : Taking cognizance of incident where a retired cop was beaten to death in Shivkuti over land dispute, Allahabad High Court has asked for report from police by Wednesday (Sep 5 ) and asked why have culprits not been arrested even after they can be seen in CCTV footage.
A chilling video of the attack was caught on CCTV installed at the scene of the crime. The victim, 65-year-old Abdul Samad Khan retired from active service as a sub-inspector in 2006 was assaulted with sticks by three men on a street in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad, in full public view over a property dispute .
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The incident took place in broad daylight ,he was lying motionless, bleeding, one arm almost mutilated but no one on the bust street came to man’s rescue .
Khan is seen with his bicycle when a man in a red shirt comes and starts beating him.
Khan falls to the ground and tries to shield himself but the blows keep coming. Another man is caught watching the scene from a terrace.