Teosa cops seize truck carring 45 cattle

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 15 May 2017 10:34:29

Amravati Bureau,


Teosa Police seized a truck in which 45 cattle were brutally stuffed on Saturday afternoon. Out of them five cattle died of suffocation while cops managed to rescue 40 others.

According to information, Teosa Police got a tip off that some cattle being transported towards Amravati from Bhopal in a truck. Taking cognisance of the same, Teosa Police laid a trap near Mozari on Amravati-Nagpur Highway and intercepted the truck (MP-04/GA-1918). While checking the truck, police found that total 45 cattle were brutally stuffed in the vehicle, out of them five were found dead due to suffocation. Police immediately seized the truck along with the cattle.

Later, the cattle were handed over to Gaurakshan Sanstha at Kekatpur village. The cattle were allegedly being taken to Amravati for slaughtering. Police took two accused persons in custody and started investigation. Kamble, PSI, and Arun Shrinath, Traffic Cop, are investigating further.