Moga: A man was beaten to death after being accused of stealing a piece of wire.

A man was reportedly beaten to death by a group of people in village Madheke in Moga district . The deceaseds brother was reported to police on Saturday .

A man was reportedly beaten to death by a group of people in village Madheke in Moga district on Friday, reportedly on the charge of stealing a piece of wire.The deceased's brother was reported to police on Saturday.Raju, a native of Manohar Basti in Nihal Singh Wala, told police that his brother Suraj (25) was a scrap dealer.To salvage paper, he would bicycle through the villages.

A group of villagers started thrashing Suraj and wouldn't stop until he was unconscious.According to Raju, they shot a video of him thrashing him and shared it on social media.A FIR was filed at Nihal Singh Wala police station in IPC Sections 304, 148, and 149.