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Sessions court in Jorhat convicts 25 in connection with elderly doctor’s lynching in 2019
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Sessions court in Jorhat convicts 25 in connection with elderly doctor’s lynching in 2019

The angry mob, which had fatally attacked the senior medical officer, also vandalised a hospital following the death of a garden worker

One man dies, another injured after being beaten up by mob in Assam's Jorhat; police arrest 4 persons, urges against giving incident communal colour
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One man dies, another injured after being beaten up by mob in Assam's Jorhat; police arrest 4 persons, urges against giving incident communal colour

Four persons were arrested on Sunday for allegedly killing a man and seriously injuring another after their scooter hit three people in Assam’s Jorhat district

Tabrez Ansari one of many victims of Jai Shri Ram obsession: Rundown of latest incidents of right-wing mobs targeting minorities
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Tabrez Ansari one of many victims of Jai Shri Ram obsession: Rundown of latest incidents of right-wing mobs targeting minorities

When the 17th Lok Sabha convened for the first time on 18 June, a curious and worrying phenomenon manifest itself in the House of People. The Members of Bharatiya Janata Party decided to celebrate their brute majority by heckling members of the Opposition, especially Muslims, with the slogan Jai Shri Ram.

Assam lynching: State police files chargesheet against 48 people accused of killing two youths over child-lifting rumors
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Assam lynching: State police files chargesheet against 48 people accused of killing two youths over child-lifting rumors

Chargesheet is filed against 48 persons accused of lynching two youths at in Assam on 8 June.

Government aiding and abetting lynchings, mob frenzy and anarchy symbols of Narendra Modi's 'New India': Congress
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Government aiding and abetting lynchings, mob frenzy and anarchy symbols of Narendra Modi's 'New India': Congress

The Congress on Monday accused the Modi government of "aiding and abetting" incidents of lynching across the country, saying "anarchy, mob frenzy, and jungle raj have become the new symbols of Narendra Modi's New India."

Maharashtra DGP appeals to people not to believe in rumours after 5 'child-lifters' lynched in Dhule
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Maharashtra DGP appeals to people not to believe in rumours after 5 'child-lifters' lynched in Dhule

A day after the Dhule lynching incident, Maharashtra DGP Datta Padsalgikar appealed to people to not believe in rumours.

5 'child lifters' lynched in Dhule: Victims' families refuse to accept bodies; Devendra Fadnavis promises Rs 5 lakh compensation
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5 'child lifters' lynched in Dhule: Victims' families refuse to accept bodies; Devendra Fadnavis promises Rs 5 lakh compensation

Families of the five persons killed in a mob attack in Maharashtra's Dhule district staged a protest on Monday. They also refused to accept victims' bodies.

5 'child lifters' lynched in Maharashtra's Dhule: 14 killed in mob-lynchings based on social media rumours since 20 May
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5 'child lifters' lynched in Maharashtra's Dhule: 14 killed in mob-lynchings based on social media rumours since 20 May

According to reports, nearly 14 lives have been claimed across the country in mob lynchings based on social media rumours across the country since 20 May.

Mob in Assam ties, tortures differently-abled woman on suspicion of being child-lifter; victim taken to hospital
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Mob in Assam ties, tortures differently-abled woman on suspicion of being child-lifter; victim taken to hospital

Locals and personnel from the Village Defence Party tried to stop the mob and alerted the police immediately, said the SP.

Assam lynching: Media houses, students launch programme to create awareness on responsible use of networking sites
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Assam lynching: Media houses, students launch programme to create awareness on responsible use of networking sites

Incident prompted local media house in Assam to launch 'FakeMat' campaign to increase awareness about the danger of "rumour mongering" on digital platforms.

Main accused in lynching of two youths in Assam's Karbi Anglong district arrested
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Main accused in lynching of two youths in Assam's Karbi Anglong district arrested

A police spokesman said Alphajoz Timung was arrested in a village near the area of Panijuri Kachari where Nilotpal Das and Abhijeet Nath were killed by a mob