Cow vigilantes thrash two men in Gurugram on suspicion of transporting beef; police book victims of attack

Gurugram: Two men were allegedly beaten up by cow vigilantes on suspicion of smuggling beef on Sohna road in Gurugram on Tuesday. An FIR has been filed against the two men for allegedly transporting beef in two mini-trucks by a cow vigilante.

 Cow vigilantes thrash two men in Gurugram on suspicion of transporting beef; police book victims of attack

ACP, Crime, Shamsher Singh said the police has sent the meat sample to a forensic lab for testing. ANI

The men were admitted to a civil government hospital and later referred to Rohtak Medical College. Police on Tuesday seized two vehicles loaded with meat on Sohna Road between Rajiv Chowk and Subhash Chowk in the city on the complaint of the cow vigilantes.

Sample of the meat was sent to a forensic lab to ascertain whether it was beef, as claimed by the cow vigilantes. "A case has been registered under provisions of CS Act in the case related to meat seizure at Sohna Road. We have sent the meat sample to forensic lab. The investigation is underway. We will take the probe forward based on forensic results," ACP, Crime, Shamsher Singh said. No one has been arrested in the case.

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Updated Date: Jun 27, 2019 17:15:26 IST