You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Rs 50K for info on man who killed dog in Nodia: HSI India

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

An animal protection body has offered a Rs 50,000 reward for information on a man who was purportedly seen in a video strangling a street dog in

The video surfaced on Saturday and the incident is reported to have occurred near Sardarpur Bazaar, Sector 45, in

The video was shared by the Fauna Police, an organisation that focuses on addressing human threat to fauna, and the Humane Society International (HSI)

"HSI is offering a reward of Rs 50,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of a person seen in a video standing and strangling a street dog," the HSI said in a statement.

It said that in the video, one foot of the perpetrator was on the dog's abdomen, making it immobile, and the other on the dog's neck, effectively throttling it.

The authenticity of the video clip is also being ascertained, according to reports.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, July 17 2017. 22:08 IST