Person practising black-magic beaten to death in MP village
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Last Updated: Saturday, March 06, 2010, 17:47
Balaghat (MP): A person allegedly practising black-magic was beaten to death by villagers at Ghotigaon in the district, police said on Saturday.

The incident occurred yesterday when over a dozen villagers attacked Sadhelal (60) for practising black-magic.

The villagers attributed the death of one Baheshwar Marar to the black-magic by Sadhelal, police said.

Enraged over the death of Marar, his relative Sunesh Marar along with other villagers went to the house of Sadhelal and dragged him outside.

Later, they beat him mercilessly with sticks and legs following which he died on the spot.

A case was registered at the Rampayali Police Station under various sections of the IPC on the complaint of Sadhelal's son, police said.

So far, no arrests have been made in this regard, police added.


First Published: Saturday, March 06, 2010, 17:47

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