Two miscreants lynched

Burdwan: Two miscreants were lynched by a mob at Trichuria School More today when they tried to rob a motorbike rider today, police said.

Tinku Paswan, 22 and Suresh Bauri, 24, tried to snatch cash and valuables from a motorcyclist early this morning. When the victim raised a hue and cry, morning workers came to his rescue, police said. Soon a crowd congregated and the two miscreants were beaten to death, police said.

While Bauri died on the spot, Paswan was rushed to Asansol sub-divisional hospital where he was pronounced brought dead, police said.