Cow vigilantes mercilessly thrashed three persons, including a woman, and forced them to shout “Jai Shree Ram”, on suspicion they were carrying beef in Madhya Pradesh’s Seoni on Friday.
The two men were forced to stand against a tree and beaten with thick wooden sticks. One of the men was then forced to hit his wife repeatedly with a slipper and shout “Jai Shree Ram”, as video footage of the incident that has gone viral shows.
Police said they have arrested five men for thrashing the victims. The police named Ram Sena leader Shubham Baghel as one of the accused.…
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