24 Year Muslim Youth Lynched after Being Forced to Shout ‘Jai Shri Ram’ in Jharkhand

June 23

A Muslim man was lynched by a violent mob in Kharsawan district of Jharkhand on the suspicion of theft on June 18.

Reports say that 24 year old young boy named Tabrez Ansari was beaten up mercilessly for over 18 hours before being handed over to the police. He succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital on June 22.

Several videos of the Jharkhand mob lynching have gone viral since the incident.

In one of the videos, a man is seen hitting Tabrez Ansari with a wooden stick as the latter begs him to let him go. Another video showed Tabrez being forced to chant “Jai Shri Ram” and “Jai Hanuman”.