Vishal Rana, Main Accused in Akhlaq’s Lynching Released on Bail

Vishal Rana is the son of a local BJP leader.

Published31 Jul 2017, 03:57 PM IST
India
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  • Vishal Rana, the main accused in Mohammad Akhlaq’s muder and the son of local a BJP leader, got bail on Monday, according to NDTV.
  • Akhlaq was lynched by a mob in September 2015 on the suspicion that the meat in his fridge was beef and not mutton.
  • In 2016, one of the accused in the case died in custody and his body was wrapped in the tri-colour, leading to controversy.

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