A small village in Maharashtra’s Palghar district has reported a horrific case of mob killing; three people, including a 70-year-old man, were attacked and killed on Thursday night after rumours they were kidnapping children to harvest organs, including kidneys.
Shocking visuals show angry residents of Gadchinchale village, armed with sticks and stones and were out of control.
Two of those killed are sadhus, the third was the driver of the car they were travelling in. The three men who were killed have been identified as Sushil Giri Maharaj (35), Nilesh Telgane (35), who was driving the care they were travelling in, and Chikane Maharaj Kalpavrikshgiri (70).
Two of them were sadhus. They were travelling towards Surat to attend the funeral of their guru.