West Bengal: Shocking visuals of a mob thrashing a person accused of theft in Asansol, West Bengal have been caught on camera. 
The incident took place in a vegetable market where a pick pocket succeeded in stealing a mobile of a person after which he was caught hold by a group of people and brutally thrashed, as reported by an eye-witness.
The mob tied the accused to a pole and thrashed him brutally which went for almost an hour. 
Instead of reporting the incident to the police, the mob instead took the law in their hands and decided to give justice in their own way. 
This is not the first time that such a thing has been reported in the area. Earlier also, similar incidents have been reported. However, Police have told that it is investigating the matter but till now they have been unable to catch any of the persons who was a part of the mob. 

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