In Maharashtra, 4 Sadhus Assaulted On Suspicion Of Being Baby-Lifters
4 sadhus have been assaulted by a mob on the suspicion of being baby lifters in Maharashtra’s Sangli district on Tuesday, a video of which has gone viral. The incident occurred at Lavana village within the district. Armed with sticks, the mob was seen beating the sadhus outdoors a grocery retailer within the presence of a number of onlookers.
Police, nevertheless, stated they haven’t acquired any grievance on this regard.
“We’ve not acquired any grievance or formal report, however are wanting into the viral movies and verifying the information. Vital motion to be taken,” stated Sangli SP Dikshit Gedam, in accordance with information company ANI.
The 4 sadhus from Uttar Pradesh had requested a boy for path whereas on their technique to the temple city of Pandharpur from Karnataka’s Bijapur, which led to the locals suspecting that they might be from a gang that kidnaps kids, information company PTI reported citing the police.
The victims had stopped at a temple the in Lavana village and the incident occurred after they have been resuming their journey, the report stated, including that they obtained into an argument after they requested the boy for path which escalated to the assault.