Mumbai: In yet another mob rage incident, two teenagers were brutally beaten up in the compartment of a Mumbai local train. The boys were stripped naked and then beaten black and blue.
The teenagers were first thrashed in the compartment and then outside the train on the platform.
They have been accused of stealing a mobile phone belonging to a fellow passenger. The incident reportedly took place on the Central line of Mumbai locals as the teenagers tried to grab the cell phone of one of the passengers.
The passenger shouted for help and then tried to punish the accused by taking law into his own hands.
The Mumbai Government Railway Police is said to be investigating the matter.
This is not the first time such an incident has taken place in one of the local trains in the city. Mob rage has now become a common sight in the city with the increasing number of thefts.