The accused followed Meghwal to Suratgarh, in neighbouring Ganganagar district, where he had gone on an errand, and abducted him on his way back. They allegedly beat him to death.
They took my son to his house, accused him of battery theft, and beat him badly. They even hammered nails into his body while trying to mutilate him.”
A 22-year-old Muslim youth was lynched by a mob on Thursday evening, while he was returning home from the work. The deceased has been identified as Samir Chaudhary from Shamli district, Uttar Pradesh.