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Lynching case: SC to hear contempt plea on August 20

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on August 20 hear a plea seeking contempt action against three states- Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh government in connection with the last week Alwar lynching incident.
The court will also hear a plea filed by Congress leader Tehseen Poonawalla in the case on the same date.
28-year-old Akbar Khan was allegedly beaten to death by an agitated mob on suspicions of cow smuggling in Alwar district in the intervening night of July 20-21.As of now, two people have been arrested in the case. 

Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma calls Priyanka Gandhi 'Pappu ki Pappi': gets slammed

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Surat student Mehul Choksi completes PhD on Narendra Modi

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Manohar Parrikar to be accorded state funeral with full military honours at Miramar beach

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar passes away at 63

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