In a horrifying incident of animal cruelty, a 55-year-old man allegedly raped a cow in Uttar Pradesh. The accused was arrested based on CCTV footage of the area.
The man had gone to a dairy in Sundar Nagar on July 4 around 4 AM, where he allegedly raped the cow, reported Times Now.
According to A Srivastava, Ashoka Garden police station in-charge, the accused has been arrested, and a case has been filed in relation to the incident.
In a similar incident in May 2019, a man from Ayodhya has been arrested for raping several cows at a cattle shelter in the city. The accused has been identified as Rajkumar, who hails from Nawabganj's Gonda. He frequently visited Kartaliya Baba Ashram where he was caught red-handed.
The incident came to the fore after volunteers who help with daily chores of the Kartaliya Baba Ashram discovered CCTV camera footage of a man raping several cows. From then onwards, the volunteers kept a close watch on the shelter.
Jogendra Kumar said that Rajkumar was arrested and booked under sections 376 and 511 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), for cruelty against animals.
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