2016-08-17T18:30:00.000Z Cattle Smuggling
Mob beat BJP worker to death mistaking him as Cattle Smuggler
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A 29-year-old BJP worker was allegedly beaten to death by a mob in a Udupi village on Wednesday. Praveen Poojari, who worked as a cattle transporter, was assaulted with iron clubs during an altercation with members of a newly formed vigilante group, Hindu Janajagruti Samithi, near Santhekatte in Hebri, Karkala. Five Samithi members have been arrested and 14 detained.
Brahmavara had been reportedly warned several times by the group against transporting cattle heads. Mob mistook Praveen as cattle smuggler and assaulted him which lead to his death
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