Authorities cowshed in Mansa operating under capability
Mansa, October 23
Whereas a whole lot of individuals proceed to die in street accidents involving stray cattle yearly, the only government-run cowshed in Mansa is accommodating solely only a few cattle heads, a lot lower than its reported authentic capability of greater than 2,000.
Scarcity of funds has been cited as the explanation for not filling the cowshed to its full capability whereas a whole lot of stray cattle proceed to roam freely on metropolis roads, inflicting accidents every so often.
Balkaran Singh Balli, a frontrunner of the Samvidhan Bachao Manch, mentioned, “Individuals are dying in street accidents induced on account of stray cattle on frequent foundation and the authorities involved are taking part in mute spectator to the grave menace. The cowshed at Khokhar village has capability to accommodate greater than 2,000 stray cattle however at current it solely has near 400 animals. Shockingly, stray cattle in hordes could be seen transferring round on roads, streets and public locations within the metropolis. Folks pay crores of rupees in type of cow cess yearly, however successive governments have failed miserably to deal with the problem for many years now. Scarcity of funds have usually been cited as purpose to not fill cowshed to their full capability.”
Mansa Deputy Commissioner Baldeep Kaur mentioned, “We’re already accommodating extra stray animals within the cowshed and in 15 days alone, 42 animals have been accommodated. We’re additionally taking measures to reinforce our revenues in order that correct meals could be offered to those animals. We’re doing issues on struggle footing and shall accommodate round 1,300 animals within the shed.”