Mob lynching in Aurangabad: A man on suspicion of theft was beaten up with a stick until he died; 7 people arrested so far

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During which the accused were beating up the victim, he was continuously pleading for release.

In Aurangabad, Maharashtra, some people caught a man on suspicion of theft and thrashed him badly with kicks and sticks. Hit him so much that he died on the spot. After the video of this incident of inhuman beating and murder surfaced, the police have arrested 7 people till Friday morning. One accused is still absconding.

According to Aurangabad police, the deceased has been identified as Manoj Sheshrao Awhad. He used to work as a watchman in the Main Gavre Hall located in Vivekanand Nagar, Aurangabad. On April 20, the accused caught him for stealing the focus light of the society and started beating him badly. The man who died was living in a room in the hall with his wife and child.

The victim was also beaten up with sticks and kicks.

The victim was also beaten up with sticks and kicks.

Caught for stealing focus light

It is alleged that Manoj was taken to the hall and questioned about the theft of the focus light. After this, Satish Khare, Sagar Kharat, Anand Dolas, Anand Gaikwad, Ashtapal Gavai and 4 others tied their hands and feet and beat them badly. The allegation is that they kept hitting him with a wooden stick until he broke his breath. After killing the accused were also trying to hide his dead body.

Influential is the main accused
Investigation has revealed that the main accused in this incident Sagar Kharat is the son of former councilor Ganpat Kharat. The critically injured Manoj was taken to Ghati Hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead.

They kept on beating the victim till he died.

They kept on beating the victim till he died.

Video of the incident surfaced like this
The video of the assault was prepared by one of the accused from his phone and it was sent to the elder brother of the deceased Manoj from an unknown number. After this, he went to the police station with the video and lodged a case of murder against eight people at CIDCO police station. The police have so far arrested two accused in this case.

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