By Deexa Khanduri
January 21, 2022
Despite modern advances, witchcraft and the occult remain deep-rooted in 21-century Indian society – from tribal villages to bustling cities. On average, one Indian is executed every other day for allegedly having taken part in witchcraft, according to the country’s 2000-2019 crime records.
A man and his two sons have been brutally hacked to death in the Indian state of Telangana by a group of men allegedly over suspicion of practising black magic.