Natural death of bovine admitted by owner; People appealed to maintain calm and restraint
UDHAMPUR, OCTOBER 10: Tension gripped Udhampur town early morning today after some people alleged cow slaughter in the vicinity of town which was later found to be false information.
DC Udhampur rushed the Executive Magistrate, CEO Municipal Committee and a team of veterinary doctors accompanied by police team under DySP Gaurav Mahajan to the spot to enquire about the case. The case was found to be natural death.
Addl Deputy Commissioner, Udhampur Angrez Singh Rana along with Addl SP Mohan Lal Kaith, on behalf of district administration held a press conference along with the owner of bovine to clarify the alleged bovine killing incident ruling out any foul play.
The reported incident of cow slaughter in vicinity of Udhampur town has come out to be a natural death case. The owner of cow has been identified as one Jia Lal Atri S/O Munshi Ram Ramdasi R/O Village Sambal. The owner admitted that the animal died few days back which was disposed off through a sweeper namely Dulla on payment of Rs 3500. However, the same was disposed in open by Dulla.
Deputy Commissioner Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary along with DIG Surinder Gupta, SSP Suleiman Choudhary, Addl DC Angrez Singh Rana, Addl SP M L Kaith and ACR Rajiv Magotra reviewed the prevailing situation and the security review was followed by visit to various areas in the town.
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