In a brutal incident that took place in Umzinto, South Africa a award winning intellectually impaired cricketer was beheaded. 23 year old Nawaz Khan was lured by his friend a traditional healer to a forest where the cricketer was beheaded in what is termed as a ritual sacrifice through reports. Nawaz was a boy from Indian origin and lived in South Africa with his family.
Police has started an investigation and arrested the friend and charged him with murder. Apart from the friend police also arrested two other people involved in the case.
Nawaz Khan could not read and write but through sheer hard work he earned a reputation in sports. His mother, Zakia Khan spoke very highly of her son (Quotes via DNA India)
“He was thrilled when he received his award from his ideal, Hashim Amla, calling it the happiest day of his life.”