The police said the two men traveling with Pehlu Khan did not have the permit to take the cattle out of Rajasthan.
What is needed is not just reforms in the organisation structures of centralised police and paramilitary forces but some rethinking to update criminal laws.
Mohammed’s family and social activists have alleged the involvement of cow vigilantes from right wing outfits.
Urmilesh discusses how the media covered the bullet train project and the Pehlu Khan lynching case. Joining him in this discussion are senior journalists N.R. Mohanty and Saba Naqvi.
The Karwan, a peaceful yatra promoting love and communal harmony can only travel with police protection, whereas vigilante mobs kill and lynch with impunity.
The Rajasthan police has given a clean chit to six people Pehlu Khan named before he died.