Mob lynching: Centre issues advisory asking states to appoint nodal officer, set up a special task force to check violence
To check incidents of lynching, the Centre has asked all states to appoint a superintendent of police-level officer in each district, set up a special task force for gathering intelligence and closely monitor social media contents, so that no one is attacked on the suspicion of child-lifters or cattle-smugglers.
Truck carrying cattle set ablaze by mob in Jammu and Kashmir; two dozen animals freed after driver abandons vehicle
The bovine-laden truck, which was on way to Kashmir, was stopped by a mob on the highway at Kohbag near Ramban on Wednesday, a police official said on Thursday, adding that the driver abandoned the vehicle and fled the scene.
BSF officer Deepak Mondal critical after 25 'cattle smugglers' attack him along India-Bangladesh border in Tripura
Suspected cattle smugglers attacked a BSF commanding officer along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura in the early hours on Monday.
West Bengal is a hub for cattle smuggling because of the high demand for beef in neighbouring Bangladesh.