Alwar lynching: Pehlu Khan posthumously named in chargesheet for importing cows
Phelu Khan, the person WHO was lynched to death by a mob of ‘gau rakshaks’ in Alwar for transporting cows in 2017, was posthumously charged for cow importing by the Rajasthan Police on Sat, June 29.
Khan was charged beneath section half-dozen and his son Irsad, 25, and Arif, 22, were charged beneath sections five, eight and nine of the Rajasthan Bovine Animal (Prohibition of Slaughter and Regulation of Temporary Migration or Export) Act.
The chargesheet was ready in Gregorian calendar month 2018, days when Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s government came into power in Rajasthan. it absolutely was conferred within the court of the extra Chief judge in Behror on might twenty nine.
Irshad told The Indian specific, “We lost our father within the attack by cow vigilantes and currently we’ve been charged as cow smugglers. we tend to had hoped that the new Congress government in Rajasthan can review and withdraw the case against U.S.A. however currently a chargesheet has been filed against U.S.A.. we tend to hoped for justice when the govt. modification however that did not happen.”
The FIR registered within the case concerned charges for beating the victim to death furthermore as against the victim and his family for transporting cows lawlessly out of the state.
Khan’s associates Azmat, Rafique, Arjun and Jagdish were additionally charged beneath the RBA.
Rajasthan BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja aforesaid that the victim and his family were “habitual wrongdoer.” He aforesaid “Locals caught Pehlu Khan’s vehicle during which he was importing cows and that they had solely stopped them. He died in police custody; locals hadn’t overwhelmed him. currently once chargesheet has been filed against him, Congress is taking credit. however Congress then gave monetary facilitate to his family,” rumored The Indian specific.