Over 100 monkeys die in a week in Uttar Pradesh village; poisoning suspected

More than 100 monkeys have been killed in the last one week at Dabarsi village in Amroha district in Uttar Pradesh.

Published: 30th March 2018 02:19 PM  |   Last Updated: 30th March 2018 02:19 PM   |  A+A-

More than 100 monkeys have been killed in the last one week at Dabarsi village. (ANI)

By ANI

AMROHA: More than 100 monkeys have been killed in the last one week at Dabarsi village in Amroha district in Uttar Pradesh.

According to the preliminary reports, it is suspected that these monkeys were poisoned. However, the residents of the village claim that the monkeys died due to 'chowmein chutney’.

However, the real cause of the death is yet unknown and will become clear after the post-mortem report is received.

An investigation into the matter by the forest department is underway.

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