Udaipur: A brutally video of Muslim man being hacked to death allegedly on suspicious of committing ‘love jihad’ sent chills down people’s spine.
The gut-wrenching act recorded on camera by the accused went viral on the social media platforms.
The horrific incident took place on Dev heritage road in Rajnagar area in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand district.
According to media reports, the victim, identified as Mohammed Bhatta Sheikh, was a migrant from West Bengal’s Malda district.
In the video which is too gory to be shown, the perpetrator called Sheikh to the spot and later hacked him with axe who is seen pleading and crying for help. He later used kerosene to burn the victim alive.
Standing next to body, he is making threats saying “Jihadis, leave our country, else you will meet the same fate”.
The accused, identified as Shambhulal Regar, despite knowing the consequences committed the horrendous crime and uploaded it on social media yesterday.
Police recovered the half-charred body and registered a case under Sections 302 (murder) and 201 (causing disappearing of evidence) of the IPC.
The accused has been arrested and a special investigation team (SIT) has been set up to probe the case.