Nearly four stray dogs were tied with rope, dragged and set ablaze live in Baner locality near Pancard road of Pune.
Sadly the decomposed remains and skeletons of dogs were also found scattered in the bushes that indicates that they were poisoned.
The number of dogs murder is rising day by day. NGO AaCT (Action for Animals against Cruelty and Trauma) India reached the incident spot after the Chatushrungi police held a probe on September 28.
On Wednesday, a FIR will be registered once the post-mortem report clears out.
During the investigation, Neena Rai, AaCT India representative who visited there with other members said that some workers in the area watch people burning four dogs alive.
Inhumane against dogs……
AaCT India spokesman Neena Rai, who visited the spot with other volunteers, said,
“SOME WORKERS IN THE AREA ACCUSED PEOPLE AT A PARTICULAR OFFICE OF BURNING 4 DOGS ALIVE. THEY ADDED THAT THEY HAD EVEN TIED THEIR LIMBS AND DRAGGED THEM 50 METRES.”
“SHE SAID THE DEAD BODIES WERE SENT FOR A POSTMORTEM. IT WAS UNCLEAR WHETHER THEY WERE UNCONSCIOUS WHEN THEY WERE SET AFIRE. BUT FEW SAY THAT THE THEIR LIMBS WERE LYING DURING THE INHUMANE ACT”.
One body of the dog was decapitated, limbs broken….
During the investigation, Neena found two stray dogs and another puppy lying dead at different spots in a radius of 100 square meters.
“ON FURTHER INVESTIGATION, WE SUSPECTED 11 MORE DOG REMAINS WHICH HAD DECOMPOSED 50 TO 70 PERCENT. THE HEAD OF ONE DOG WAS CRITICAL FROM THE CARCASSES, AND IT’S LEGS ARE TIED AND BROKEN”.
NGO said that till now, near about 21 dog bodies have been suspect in the area……
An officer from Chatushrungi police station, who had reached the spot during the postmortem, said,
“THE BURNT REMAINS OF THE DOGS AN THE DECOMPOSED DEAD BODIES WERE RECOVERED AND SENT FOR A POST-MORTEM. WE SUSPECTED CHARRED DOG BONES FORM TWO OR THREE LOCATIONS AND DECOMPOSED BODIES AT ANOTHER LOCATION”.
President AaCT-India, and animal welfare officer, Meher Mathrani, said,
“ALTOGETHER WE GOT AROUND 1015 CASES OF EXTREME CRUELTY AGAINST ANIMALS EVERY MONTH. THESE INCLUDE WICKED ACTS SUCH AS SETTING DOGS ON FIRE, DRAGGING THEM LIVE BEHIND VEHICLES, AND KILLING THEM USING POISON”.
“CCTV CAMERAS MUST BE DEPLOYED, AND ABC( ANIMAL BIRTH CONTROL PROGRAMME) SHOULD BE UPLIFTED.”
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