Updated: July 24, 2018 4:30:05 am
The Jammu and Kashmir police has arrested four people, including a Special Police Officer (SPO), for allegedly attacking a 65-year-old man in the state’s Ramban district while he was transporting a buffalo. A fifth accused in the case is absconding, the police said.
The incident triggered tension in the hilly district as rumour-mongers attributed the attack to cow vigilantes. The rumours were fuelled by a recent attack on a truck in Ramban. The truck, carrying some bovine animals, had been torched by some men.
The police have arrested three people from a family — Parbhat Singh,…