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|Case posted by||NDMJ Gujarat|
|Type of atrocity||Compels to dispose or carry human or animal carcasses, or to dig graves|
|Whether the case is being followed in the court or not?||Yes|
|Fact finding date||Not recorded|
|Case incident date||11-Jul-2016|
|Place||Village: Not recorded
On 11th July, around 11.30 AM as usually victims Vasharambhai Balubhai and 3 others were carried dead cow in their mini four wheeler vehicle from Bedia village to near their village Mota Samadhiyala where they scrape the skin of dead cow while in 4 wheeler so called Gau Rakshak Samiti members were came and blaming that why you all were killed cow? Dalit youth replied we are not killing cow but scrape the skin of dead cow and then crowd angrily used abusive terms to the 4 dalit youths and beating with wooden sticks and iron pipes stupidly on body of dalits. During this incident some of have called to Balubhai regarding crown are beating to their sons so that time immediately came with her wife Kuwarben at that place and trying to save their children and requesting to that we are not killed cow but about 40-50 crowd is very angrily beating him also. Balubhai had severe head injury crown beaten by the iron pipe. During that Vasharambhai and his relative who was at incident place called to Police but there is not quick response by the police.
After that the crowd were took all victims in their four wheel at Una and also very badly beating in front of Una Bus-stand; where lots more people were seen this beating picture of 4 dalit youth as which was seen video viral in media.