A 35-year-old man was injured after a mob beat him up on suspicion of being a child lifter in Dumka district Tuesday, police said.
The villagers suspected him as the victim had asked the name of a girl child he came across, police said.
Yadav, a driver by profession and a resident of Banka police station area, was going to respond to nature's call when the incident occurred.
The police rescued him and admitted him to a hospital and his condition was stated to be stable.
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