Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Home Crime Mob pelts stones at police arresting cow-smuggler, youth fire weapons and flee with accused...

Mob pelts stones at police arresting cow-smuggler, youth fire weapons and flee with accused Nurain

In the attack, 7 police personnel were injured, among whom were SI Nityanand, Constable Krishnand, Deepak Kumar and Deepak Bhardwaj. A complaint has been filed against 20 people and several other women who were a part of the mob. 

A shocking incident has emerged from Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. Reportedly, police personnel were attacked by villagers when they went to arrest an accused cow smuggler. The incident occurred in Mariyadih village of the district where the police team was visiting to arrest an absconding accused, Nurain. The case of cow-smuggling was lodged against Nurain in March this year.

The accused, Nurain, fled the scene after the villagers attacked the police personnel, according to a report in Zee News.

The police has said that the police personnel were attacked when they went to arrest man accused of cow-smuggling and was absconding. Strict action will be taken against the culprits, he said. Reportedly, 7 police personnel have been injured in the altercation.

After the information of cow-smuggling was received by the police, the forces were out looking for Nurain. Once they got the information that he was at home, the police force reached the location. After the police arrested the accused, a mob of hundreds of people congregated and started pelting stones at the police personnel.

Reportedly, a large part of the mob consisted of women and before the police could react, the mob started pelting the police with stones and sticks. While the police were being attacked, they retreated and some youth from the mob forcefully got hold of Nurain and fled.

Reportedly, while the youth were fleeing from the scene along with Nurain, the accused in the case of cow-smuggling, they fired at the police. The firing hindered the police chase and the personnel had to retreat as a result. After the information was relayed to the CO, the forces of over a dozen police stations were deployed in the area.

In the attack, 7 police personnel were injured, among whom were SI Nityanand, Constable Krishnand, Deepak Kumar and Deepak Bhardwaj. A case has been filed against 20 people who were named as well as several women who were part of the mob accused of attempt to murder, rioting and others. 

There have been several such cases where police personnel have been attacked by cow-smugglers and their supporters in the village or otherwise. Recently, a mob had attacked the police in Bareilly after they had arrested cow-smuggler Anees.

  Support Us  

Whether NDTV or 'The Wire', they never have to worry about funds. In name of saving democracy, they get money from various sources. We need your support to fight them. Please contribute whatever you can afford

OpIndia Staff
Staff reporter at OpIndia

Related Articles

Trending now

Petition wants Delhi High Court to cancel Center’s approval for Covaxin to conduct trials for 2-18 age group

The petitioner wants Delhi High Court to quash govt notification allowing Covaxin trials for the 2-18 age group.

Congress may have rubbished the toolkit as ‘fake’ but there are enough reasons why people find it authentic

A toolkit was recently in circulation that highlighted the Congress party's devious attempts to tarnish the Modi government.

#CongressToolKitExposed: How Congress’s Srinivas BV’s actions during Covid crisis fits the toolkit perfectly

One of the first recommendations of this particular section of the 4-page toolkit suggests promoting SOS redressals and offering “priority help” to journalists, media professionals and other influencers.

Why Islamists and their apologists are desperate to insert ‘Jai Shri Ram’ to turn every random crime into hate crime

Ever since PM Modi came to power in 2014, the 'Dara Husa Musalman' bogey has been raised time and again in Indian context mostly to whitewash hate crimes carried out against Hindus

Washington Post cancels Iron Dome for saving Israeli lives

Should Israel just let its citizens die? Why should any country not use technology to save lives of its citizens?

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee’s govt clears proposal to form a State Legislative Council. Here is why

The decision was taken during a cabinet meeting, conducted via video conferencing, by the CM and several Departmental Secretaries.

Recently Popular

Charity ‘toolkit’: How Sonu Sood’s foundation sought help from BJP’s Tejasvi Surya but took all the credit himself

Netizens have often raised suspicions that Sonu Sood had been falsely claiming credit for arranging help for Covid-19 patients without having done so.

Latest Congress toolkit: Paint Kumbh as Covid superspreader, and Eid as ‘happy gathering’. Here are the details

From maligning Kumbh to attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Central Vista project, working with 'friendly' journalists to get 'tailored' articles defaming India and Modi govt, here is what the Congress 'toolkit' asks its social media and PR teams to do.

Haryana: Police rules out communal angle in murder of Mewat youth Asif, two groups are old political rivals. Details

As per police, Asif had beaten up Pradeep's group members 20 days back, and Pradeep decided to avenge the attack.

Odisha: Sonu Sood clarifies after Ganjam DM says they had not received any communication from him regarding bed for COVID patient

The Collector and District Magistrate of Ganjam has called out Sonu Sood after the actor claimed to have arranged a bed.

Congress cries foul as its bombshell ‘toolkit’ stands exposed, threatens to take legal action

AICC Chairman in a Tweet threatened that a case is being filed against BJP leaders JP Nadda and Sambit Patra for forgery.

Congress toolkit exposes nexus between the party and international media, used journalists to peddle anti-Modi propaganda

A new Congress toolkit is circulating on social media that reveals the depths to which the party sank during the pandemic.
- Advertisement -


Connect with us