Lucknow, January 24 (KMS): Twelve Indian policemen were booked for killing a 42-year-old Muslim man in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
The Uttar Pradesh Police filed a complaint against 12 police officers who are involved in the killing of 42-year-old Zeeshan Haider, who was shot in Deoband city on September 05, 2021, by the policemen over alleged cow slaughter.
The victim Haider’s family said that he had been falsely implicated in a cow slaughter case by the police, reported Indian news agency Press Trust of India (PTI).
The police wrongly accused him in a case involving the slaughter of cows, Haider’s relatives told media men.
Afroz, the victim’s wife, petitioned the Saharanpur Chief Judicial Magistrate in November 2021 and the case against the police officials was brought then.