RMC to take action against owners of stray cattle

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 13 Aug 2017 13:47:08


Staff Reporter,

RAIPUR,

Aug 12,

In the drive to get stray pigs out of the city, Raipur Municipal Corporation (RMC) team caught 8 pigs wandering at Shivananda Nagar of Khamtarai and 40 stray cattle from roads on Saturday. Officials have warned the owners of the caught animals of Prohibitory actions against if their animals are again found roaming free.

RMC Zone-1 staff carried out the drive against stray cattle at Shivananda Nagar. While the staffs was catching the animals, their owners also came requesting the officials to leave the pigs and said they would voluntarily take the animals outside city, but officials completely ignored their pleas and drove the animals out of city limits.

In the meantime, the cow catcher squad of RMC also caught 40 cattle roaming on the streets. These cattle were taken to Kanji House at Bhatagaon, Jarwai and Lakhenagar. Cow Catcher staff also warned the cattle owners of prohibitory actions if their animals are caught again.