Mousumi Das, Kolkata: Human can be worst! An act of the utmost savagery. An innocent dog was allegedly thrashed brutally by a man who was claimed to be drunk. The incident took place on Saturday night in Saborno Para of Thakurpukur in Behala Sakherbazar area in south Kolkata.
An animal rights activist has claimed while talking to Kolkata24x7 that, on Saturday night a street dog was dragged by a man named Niladri Chatterjee to the compound of his own house and brutally thrashed by him, immediately the dog started bleeding from his nose, the dog’s head, eyes and a leg was also critically injured in this incident. Soon some locals came for the dog’s rescue and informed the Thakurpukur police.
“The police reached the spot and took the stock of the incident but they didn’t take any action against the accused as of now,” said the animal rights activist. It is also claimed that the accused was completely intoxicated. The accused Niladri is involved with syndicate business and also is a member of Durga puja association in his area.
The dog has been taken to a veterinary hospital of the area where he is being treated. Although the innocent dog is still in trauma and bleeding from his nose. But his accused who is allegedly responsible for his condition still roaming free.
The animal welfare association members are likely to visit the Thakurpukur police station on Sunday and an official of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) Rajiv Ghosh will also join them. The organization has also tried to contact actress Debashree Roy who is also an animal rights activist.
Meanwhile, some video clips of the injured dog has gone viral on various animal welfare groups on social media. A storm has arise on social media for taking action against the culprit. Animal lovers demands quick action and stringent punishment for such brutal offenses. They also pleaded other animal protection organization to come forward to stop this kind of acts.