Muzaffarnagar riots: Police register case against three for youth`s death

Police have registered a case against three people on the directions of the National Human Rights Commission in connection with custodial death of a youth at Shamli police station in the district.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 15, 2013, 21:59 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Police have registered a case against three people on the directions of the National Human Rights Commission in connection with custodial death of a youth at Shamli police station in the district.

The three accused - Opin Kumar, Billu and Bhura- were booked for culpable homicide not amounting to murder, police said.

Subhash was taken into police custody in connection with a eve-teasing case, where he died on February 26, 2010, they said, adding that the trio had beaten him up badly before he was taken to jail.
According to the police, eight policemen are also under investigation in the case.