UP: Two Dalit youths brutally thrashed, one lost his thumb

Hapur: Three persons held two Dalit youths after blaming them that they had committed theft. Accused tied the hands of the victims and assaulted them violently.

According to the report published in Jagran, accused inserted cloth in the mouths of the victims when they shouted and cut the thumb of one of the youths. They also made video of the cruel act.

Later, a complaint was lodged. Police arrested one accused and started investigation.

It is reported that the purse of a woman of Davli village was stolen a few days back. Due to this, brother of the woman, Kapil took this step. He held Anil and his neighour Rohit on Saturday afternoon.

Accused along with his friends, Bharat and Nutan allegedly committed this crime.

Meanwhile, when the people opened the door of Kapil, Anil and Rohit were found inside. They rescued the victims. However, accused had fled away.

Police lodged a complaint and started investigation.