Patiala, July 27
The district police right here at the moment arrested 4 individuals for his or her alleged involvement in an unlawful cockfighting sport. Apart from, 9 roosters have been recovered from them.
Sumrinder Singh Sira, Assistant professor at Punjabi College, Bhopal Singh, Jagtar Singh and 12 unknown individuals have additionally been booked.
“Round 100 to 150 folks had gathered at Jungle Lodge Resort on the Sangrur-Rajpura bypass. 4 individuals have been arrested from the spot,” stated SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu.
“Each month, a day is reserved, ideally final Sunday or Monday, to carry the occasion. A message is secretly despatched to all group members, who rear roosters for such fights, and to those that guess cash,” stated a Dakala villager.
“A 2014 Supreme Court docket judgment clarified the illegality of animal preventing beneath the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act. Respective Deputy Commissioners, police and the Animal Husbandry Division can provoke motion towards these indulging in animal preventing,” stated Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Wildlife) Kuldip Kumar. — TNS