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The police has arrested the accused Sameer and will produce him in the court and take him on remand.
Police has arrested the main accused in the case of lynching a 23-year-old youth on August 7 due to old enmity in Churu. The police was tracing the phone location of the accused along with continuous raids to arrest the absconding accused in the case. Late night the accused was arrested from Churu on the basis of location. Shakeel is on the lookout for Numm, Samad, Sahil, Saif, Akbar, Sadiq, Yusuf and Haider in the case.
Kotwali CI Mahendra Kumar said that accused Mohammad Sameer alias Mantu has been arrested in the Ikram murder case. The accused will be produced in the court on Sunday afternoon and will be taken on remand. The accused will be interrogated about other accused absconding in the case. The CI said that accused Sameer was involved in the assault and the video of his beating is also with the police.
Please tell that due to old enmity, Ikram (23), a youth of Ward 25, was beaten to death by the accused in broad daylight with sticks and rods. The video of the assault was also shared on social media. A murder case was registered against 10 named people in the Kotwali police station. Taking action, the police had already arrested Congress councilor Mohammad Ali, his sons Rafiq alias Fiku and Imran Sheikh, but due to non-arrest of the main accused, on September 1, a protest in front of the SP office led by Churu MLA Rajendra Rathod did. During this, Rathod had warned that if the arrest is not made in 7 days, then 101 people will sit on hunger strike.
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