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Victim of cow vigilantes in hospital


A 23-year-old man, beaten up by a mob of cow vigilantes in Kishangarh Bas area of Rajasthan’s Alwar district on suspicion of smuggling cattle, was referred in a serious condition to the Sawai Man Singh Government Hospital here on Monday.

He was allegedly taking cows in a pick-up van to Haryana through a village on Sunday, when he was roughed up.

Sagir Khan, a resident of Haryana’s Mirzapur village, and his friend Mushtaq were taking four cows and two bullocks in the van, when their vehicle stalled at Bagheri Khurd village in the early hours.

An irate mob which gathered beat up Sagir, while Mushtaq managed to flee.

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