Endangered vulture falls prey to Chinese language string
Amritsar, January 4
An endangered vulture (an endangered species) was killed after being injured by Chinese language artificial kite string right here on Wednesday. It was discovered useless on the rooftop of a home on the Majitha highway.
The home proprietor instantly known as the animal lovers who knowledgeable the Forest Division and the veterinary hospital at Verka. Nevertheless, a delay within the remedy on account of late arrival of forest officers led to its loss of life, rued Dr Rohan Mehra, president, Anti-Crime and Animal Safety Affiliation.
Representatives of various NGOs concerned in animal welfare right now met Police Commissioner Jaskaran Singh urging him to take stringent motion in opposition to these concerned within the unlawful sale and buy of the Chinese language string.
Dr Mehra stated as Lohri and Basant festivals had been approaching, unscrupulous components had been concerned within the sale of artificial kite string which was not solely proving harmful for commuters but in addition killing birds. He stated numerous birds died after being injured on account of Chinese language string. They bought entangled in these versatile and unbreakable strings and misplaced their lives.
The Police Commissioner assured that the police had already banned using the string and if anyone was discovered concerned within the unlawful act, he could be delivered to e book.
1 held with banned kite string
Divison B police have arrested a person, recognized as Ishan of Khazana Gate, and confiscated 5 rolls of Chinese language string together with Rs 45,000. The police stated he was concerned within the unlawful sale of ‘gattu’ (rolls) of artificial string. A case was registered in opposition to him.