Kolkata: A mob of some unruly people decided to take law in their own hands when they mercilessly thrashed a man allegedly caught for theft in Asansol district of West Bengal.
The whole act of barbarism was caught on camera which has now gone viral on the social media.
In the footage, the man is seen tied with a pole and people are taking turns to beat him up.
The man is continuously being heard pleading for mercy.
WATCH: Alleged thief tied to a pole and thrashed by locals in Asansol (West Bengal)https://t.co/VdoE5pOftV
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