Minu Mia died on Monday morning, after battling for life for eight days
A van puller, who was beaten by a mob in Tangail on suspicious of being a child abductor, has died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
Minu Mia died on Monday morning, after battling for life for eight days.
Kalihati Officer-in-Charge Al Mamun confirmed the matter to Dhaka Tribune.
Minu was beaten up mercilessly by a mob at Kandila Bazar under sadar upazila on July 21.
Bangladesh has recently seen a rise in mob lynching incidents across the country.
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Such incidents increased early July, following rumours on Facebook about need of human sacrifice for Padma Bridge.
With Minu’s death, so far, ten people have been killed in mob violence based on different kinds of romours.
On July 24, Inspector General of Police Md Javed Patwary said around 103 people were arrested under 31 cases filed centring the incidents.