Five lynched in Jamui, Madhepura dists

Jamui: Five anti-socials were beaten to death by angry locals in Jamui and Madhepura districts, police said today.

On coming to know that the three persons were snatching valuables from locals near Hadhhadia village in Jamui district, agitated villagers beat them up with sticks, brickbats and stones. All the three died on the spot yesterday, police said.

In a separate incident, two extortionists were lynched by angry villagers at Ajgewa in Madhepura today, police added.