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These Hindus Ate Beef To Protest The Ban And Challenged Extremists To Kill Them For It

They were protesting an incident last week when a man was lynched for being rumoured to possess beef.

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On September 28, 52-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq was lynched and killed by a mob in Dadri, near New Delhi, that accused him of consuming and storing beef.

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Cows are considered sacred by Hindus and their slaughter is legally forbidden in a number of places in India, including Delhi.


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