Transported illegally, cops rescue 10 cows, nab one

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Nov 2017 09:09:19


Staff Reporter,

Kuhi police rescued 10 cows being transported to slaughter house in a Bolero jeep and arrested a man in this connection. The accused was identified as Sheikh Irfan Sheikh Israil Quareshi (24), a resident of Bada Tajbagh, Nagpur.

Accordion to police, they received a tip-off that a speeding vehicle carrying animals to Kuhi from Umred. The police team reached Umred road and checked the vehicle. There were 10 cows in the jeep. The jeep driver was arrested and the cows were rescued, said police. An offence was registered under Sections 11 (a) (g) (d) (c) of Prevention of Animal Cruelty to Animals Act and sub-section 9 of Protection of Animals Act.