Date: Saturday, 07-July-2018, 10:03 AM | Message # 1
Mob lynches man on murder suspicion in front of police in Bihar's Nalanda
ABP NEWS Published on Jul 6, 2018
A mob today threw a man out of the first-floor balcony of a house injuring him seriously after he allegedly shot dead another person, and they resorted to violence in which 11 policemen were injured here in Nalanda district. The crowd also pushed off a policeman from the same balcony when he had gone to save the person, Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kumar Porika said. Six journalists were injured in the violence in Mahalpar area here. The incident, a video of which has gone viral on social media, took place when the accused was hiding in a house after gunning down a 28-year-old man identified as Diwakar Kumar and was captured by the local people, the SP said. They beat him up and threw him off the first-floor balcony of the house injuring him seriously. One policeman who tried to rescue the accused was pushed off the balcony too and he was also injured, he said. The mob ransacked the house and set fire to at least six vehicles.