Prevention of Lynching Bill

West Bengal Legislative Assembly passes Prevention of Lynching Bill, 2019

In a bid to curb incidents of mob lynching in the state, the West Bengal government tabled a stringent bill - Prevention of Lynching Bill, 2019 in the Bengal Legislative Assembly on Friday. While a few BJP MLAs did raise objections to the bill, it was passed unanimously on the floor of the house after the state education minister Partha Chatterjee introduced it.

Aug 30, 2019, 23:18 PM IST