#Lynching

.Tinsukia, Assam, India
A 28-year-old man was beaten to death at a village in Tinsukia district of Assam. (Photo credit: Opoyi)

  • The incident took place at Korjonga Borpathar village under Baghjan police station
  • The police have formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the case
  • The victim has been identified as Sarat Moran (28), who hails from No. 1 Kordoiguri village

.Thane, Maharashtra, India
CM Uddhav Thackeray was forced to appeal to people to not fan communal tensions after the incident (Photo courtesy: Twitter/ CMO Maharashtra)

  • The four accused were released on a bail of Rs 15,000 each
  • Over 100 people were arrested after the incident in April 
  • Several right-wing figures had demanded high-level probe of the incident

.Thane, Maharashtra, India
Three FIRs related to murder, armed rioting and other charges were registered in connection with the incident. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Special public prosecutor Satish Maneshinde opposed the bail applications filed by the accused
  • Advocate who appeared on behalf of the applicants, argued that the FIR does not mention their names
  • At present 128 persons, including two juveniles, are in judicial custody