Vehicle carrying beef set on fire

The mob went on a rampage after they intercepted a pick-up vehicle, allegedly carrying beef, SP Sanjay Singh said.

PTI| Updated: Aug 24, 2016, 04:21 AM IST

Saharanpur: A vehicle, allegedly carrying beef, was Tuesday set on fire by a group of people in Rampur Maniharan area here.

The mob went on a rampage after they intercepted a pick-up vehicle, allegedly carrying beef, SP Sanjay Singh said

Police had to lathicharge to disperse the crowd, Singh said.

A case of beef smuggling has been registered in this connection and investigation is on, he added.