Dhule: In a heart wrenching incident pointing to absolute inhumanity a murder has been captured live on video in which 11 men are seen hacking a man to death. The video of same has gone viral
The incident was reportedly recorded in Dhule district in Maharashtra. The said video appears to have been captured in CCTV cameras installed in the area.
The deceased Rafiquddin Shaikh, 33, was attacked when he went out for jogging,” said M Ramkumar, superintendent of police, Dhule.
Armed with swords, the men are seen attacking him at least 27 times. One of them is seen attacking Shaikh, even when he is lying motionless in a pool of blood.
The accused are then seen fleeing the spot on motorbikes.
Police sources informed that gruesome murder might be the fallout of gang rivalry. Shaikh has close to 33 cases, including extortion, attempt to murder and assault, against him. “We are checking what led to the attack,” said Ramkumar.
The Dhule police have launched a manhunt to trace the accused. “We have formed teams to trace the accused,” said Ramkumar.
The police have identified the accused, many of them who have criminal cases registered against them.
A case of murder has been filed.