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Chronology Of Lynchings And Killings Of Muslims In India Since September 2015

Wednesday 5 July 2017, by siawi3


Chronology Of Lynchings And Killings Of Muslims In India Since September 2015

June 27, 2017

Photo: Mohammad Akhlaq who was killed in mob lynching, was a farm worker.

Following is the list of incidents of lynching and killings involving Muslims since September 2015.

1.28 Sept 2015: Mohammad Akhlaq, 45 years, lynched in Dadri, Uttar Pradesh

9 Oct 2015 Zahid Rasool Bhatt, 16 years, died in a bomb attack on
his truck in Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir

3.17 March 2016, suspected “cattle traders” Mohd. Majloom 35 years and
Inayatullah Khan, 12 years hanged in Latehar, Jharkhand

20 Feb. 2016. Muslim cops thrashed and forced to chant `Jai Bhawani’ in Latur, Maharashtra

5. 26 July 2016 two Muslim women beaten up in a train in Madhya
Pradesh for allegedly carrying beaf.

Photo: Majloom’s father; the tree from which they were hanged

6. 30 April 2017: Suspected cattle traders Abu Hanifa 23 years and Riazuddin Ali 24 years, killed for allegedly stealing cattle in Assam

7.1 April 2017: Pehlu Khan 55 years, died of injuries after being
attacked in Alwar, Rajasthan

8. 2 May 2017: Ghulam Mohammad 62 years killed for allegedly “helping” an inter-faith couple in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh

9. May 2017: assault on Muslim youths in Bhind, Madhya Pradesh.

10. 11 May 2017 Munna Ansari 39 years, attacked in Jharkhand on “child
lifter” rumour

11. 12 May 2017 Sheikh Sajju (25 years), Sheikh Siraj (26 years), Naim
(35 years) and Sheikh Halim (28 years), lynched in Rajnagar (Jharkhand) over kidnapping rumours.

Photo: Ghulam Mohammad’s wife (centre) who was beaten to death in a Bulandshahr village.

12. 13 May 2017 Gautam Verma (27 years), his brother Vikas Verma (25
years ), and their friend Gangesh Gupta were beaten to death in front
of their 80-year-old grandmother in Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) over
kidnapping rumours.

13. 26 May 2017: Two meat traders thrashed in malegaon, Maharashtra for allegedly storing beef.

14. June 6, 2017. Muslim man Ainul Ansari, 35 year, attacked in
Dhanbad, Jharkand on suspicion he was taking beef to an Iftaar.

Photo: Zafar Khan, 44, killed by the civic offial in Rajasthan’s Pratapgarh

15.12 June 2017 Tamil Nadu animal husbandry dept officials
transporting cattle in trucks attacked in Barmer, Rajasthan.

16. 16 June 2017 Zafar Husain, 44 years, lynched in Pratapgarh Rajasthan for trying to protect women.”

17. 22 June 2017 1 chased, stabbed, beaten and lynched (19 year old
Junaid), 3 chased, severely stabbed, assaulted and injured by a mob in
a train on the eve of Eid for nothing other than merely being Muslims, in Ballabhgarh, Haryana.