A 19-year-old young boy named Bhuwan Chandra Joshi(nickname Bhanu) was killed by goons of the local community in the city of Rubaal Almora. His two friends were found harassing a girl from a minor community on Wednesday. After the mob lynching, Bhuvan takes his last final to breathe while undergoing treatment in the local medical hospital.
Two other men – Kailash Singh (25) and Lalit Singh (23) – were also beaten by the locals. While Kailash will is undergoing treatment in a local medical hospital. Lalit manages to escape from the incident spot.
More Details About the Incident
As reported by SSP Pankaj Bhatt, the three men were found in an objectional situation with a 14-year-old young girl, as seen by several residents of the same village. From there, they were beaten by the local community. Few people took the liberty to inform the Danyan police station about the ongoing situation, and the IS Inder Singh arrived at the spot. The two young men were saved from the grip of the locals and were taken to the police authority. Lalit Singh, who escape from the situation, was also in police custody. However, Bhuwan and Kailash were in terrible condition till the police arrive there.
The police administered clinical examinations for three of them at the CHC Medical Clinic and scrutinized them. During that time, the medical condition of Bhuwan and Kailash deteriorates, and they were admitted to local emergency clinics. On the same night, the father of the minor girl Tahrir registered a complaint against three of them for molestation under ACT POSCO. Still, on the other side, the video footage tells the different story that Bhuwan Chandra Joshi, along with his friends, come to meet his female friend, and after that, the villagers thrashed him, and ultimately he lost his life in this battle.
After the incident, Govind Govind Bhanu Joshi, brother of Bhuwan Chandra Joshi, approached the police with complaints. The police have registered a case, and three men were accused of killing Bhanu. The investigation is underway by police on the matter, added SSP Almora. Two mere persons are detained by police, including the former Ruba al village and father of the minor girl.
Youths Are protesting for Justice of Bhuwan Chandra Joshi
A protest was held in the Bageshwar at Numais Khet last Saturday against the murder of a 19-year-old boy by local villagers of Almora when they find him with a minor girl of the same village.
Protesters asked for quick legal action against the villagers accused of thrashing him and his two friends. Meanwhile, the police detained two more people who were accused because of the situation on Saturday.
Anger on Local Villagers About This Incident
Some of the videos are getting uploaded on different social media platforms. After the circulation of this video, anger arose from the local villagers, and now they are asking for the justice of Bhuwan Chandra Joshi.
That’s all we know about this case now. I will update you more about it once we get notified. People are demanding punishment for the murders of Bhuwan Chandra Joshi and looking for fair justice for him.