A person from Maharashtra’s Amravati district was killed, whereas two others injured, after they have been attacked by a bunch of round a dozen individuals who accused them of smuggling cattle in Madhya Pradesh’s Narmadapuram district, officers mentioned on Wednesday.
In keeping with the police, the accused waylaid the victims’ truck at Barkhad village in Seoni Malwa space at round 1 am and stopped it utilizing a tractor trolley.
They discovered round 30 bovine heads stuffed contained in the automobile. Two extra animals additionally appeared to have been choked to dying. Offended villagers subsequently attacked the three males, leaving them critically injured.
“We came upon concerning the incident from another villagers. The police pressure rushed to the spot inside quarter-hour and rushed the three injured males to the federal government hospital in Seoni Malwa. One of many three males, recognized as Nazir Ahmad, 50, who had suffered a head harm, died after a bout of vomiting on the hospital within the wee hours. The opposite two males, recognized as Sheikh Lala and Mushtaq, are out of hazard on the hospital,” senior police officer Dr Gurkaran Singh mentioned.
“A case of homicide has been lodged in opposition to 10-12 unidentified villagers. At the very least 4 of them (all accused in prison circumstances in previous additionally) have been arrested,” he mentioned.
A case of unlawful transportation of cows was additionally registered in opposition to truck driver Sheikh Lala who was injured within the assault.