A Bangladeshi man was beaten to death on suspicion of stealing cows in Tripura of India, reports NDTV.
The incident occurred in the Kamal Nagar village under the Sonamura sub-division of Tripura’s Sepahijala district.
Details of the deceased yet to be identified.
Indian police sources said three suspected cattle smugglers had allegedly entered the state from Bangladesh late on Friday night. When the trio allegedly entered the house of one Litan Paul to steal cows, the owner caught them in the act with the help of a neighbour
Two young men of the three suspects managed to escape but one couldn’t. He was then beaten to death by an angry group of locals.
Later, police found a mobile phone and Bangladesh’s currency from his possession.
The remaining two persons managed to escape from the scene.