Jaipur : Harish Jatav a 28-year-old man was lynched to death in Alwar district of Rajasthan for accidentally hitting a woman with bike.
This is the third incident of mob-justice reported in last 48 hrs.
Initial reports suggest that the victim was riding a two-wheeler when he accidentally rammed his vehicle into an elderly lady. He was then surrounded by a group of locals who beat him to death in broad daylight. More details are awaited as this is a developing story.
The incident took place on Thursday evening when the victim, Harish was crossing through Jhirana village. Harish lost control of his motorcycle and accidentally rammed it into an elderly lady. In no time, he was surrounded by a mob of hostile locals who thrashed him mercilessly and left him on the street in a pool of blood.
The boy who hails from the Dalit community was rushed to a local health care centre and later referred to the Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi where he succumbed to severe head injuries incurred during the assault.