New Delhi: A 23-year-old man was beaten to death by his cousins as he didn’t get himself tested for Coronavirus upon his return to his home in Uttar Pradesh’s Bijnor from Delhi. Also Read - COVID-19 Antibodies May Last Only Few Months After Infection
According to reports, the deceased Manjeet Singh had undergone a thermal screening when he reached Bijnor on May 19. His report came negative and as a result, he was not tested for Coronavirus. Also Read - COVID-19 Prevention Tips: 3 Ways to Avoid Contracting The Virus From Deliveries
His cousins Kapil and Manoj were not convinced and asked him to get the test done. They had a heated argument, folloiwng which the cousins brutally thrashed Manjeet with batons. Also Read - Bihar Lockdown News: Shutdown in State From July 16-31, 75 Found COVID Positive at BJP Headquarters in Patna
Manjeet was rushed to a hospital. However, he could not be saved.
An FIR was registered against Kapil and Manoj, their mother and Manoj’s wife at the Nahtaur police station.