Tabrez Ansari Lynching: why the ‘Accused’ won’t be charged with murder

The police filed the charge sheet in Tabrez Ansari's death case on 29 July but dropped the murder charge against the 11 accused, The Quint has learnt. Ansari was tied to a poll, thrashed and forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' and 'Jai Hanuman' by a mob for seven hours on the suspicion of theft on 17 June. Four days later he died in the hospital.