In-spite of there being a clear mandate for Spay Nueter/ ABC under Indian law by the Central Govt. most civic bodies resort to killing. One such report received by The Voice of Stray Dogs is from Aratakatla, Kakinada Rural, East Godavari Dist. where 100+ dogs were killed in a 2 hr operation on the morning of July 8. The pictures and report are from location from Gopal R Surabathula of the Animal Rescue Org.
In his complaint to The District Collector reporting this incident he states
- More than a hundred dogs were killed in Aratlakatta Villege, Karapa Mandal, Kakinada Rural, East Godavari District on 7th & 8th instants.
- The action is against the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 and The Animal Birth Control (Dogs) Rules, 2001 and against section 428 & 429 of I.P.C.
- The killer, Mr. Chinta Satyanarayana went about the killing with the blessings of the President of Village Panchayat
The intention publishing it here is to make is matter of public record. Mr Gopal R Surabathula is spearheading the necessary legal action.