Chenab, Pir Panchal Valley tense over Reasi nomad Attack.
Reasi: Massive anger was reported in Chenab Valley and Pir Panchal valley after gau rakshak’s brazenly attacked a Gujjar family and left them shot of lynching in remote Reasi. Protests were reported from Rajouri against the incident suggesting that any escalation of the vigilantism could disrupt the state.
The Raesi attack that has taken place somewhere in Talwara belt has actually been recorded on a cell phone. Its video has gone viral on the social networking websites. It shows a young woman begging for mercy with her hands folded as scores of surcharged young men are dismantling the small tin shed housing her family. Seemingly she is seen protecting her mother from any harm. The police is part of the crowd that seemingly is ineffective. Some cops are being seen heckled by the mob as well. The 1.37-minute video ends with an old man flat on ground after being ruthlessly beaten by the mobsters with sticks.
The family comprising five members survived injured in the Friday attack. They later fled with their herd, comprising 20 cows, herd dog, goat and sheep. Sammi, the youngest of the family, has survived with multiple fractures, various media report said. The injured family was initially shifted to a local hospital wherefrom they were shifted to the GMC hospital in Jammu.