FIR against seven in Bihar for 'murdering' pet rooster

Kamla Devi's neighbours who had a dispute with her snatched her pet rooster and killed it with a razor blade, say police. 

Published: 22nd November 2019 03:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 22nd November 2019 03:36 PM   |  A+A-


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BHABHUA (BIHAR): She cared for her bird like one of her family, so when several men entered her home and attacked and killed her beloved rooster, she left no stones unturned to ensure justice.

An FIR was lodged for 'murder' of a rooster in Bihar's Bhabhua district, the police said. According to the post-mortem report, use of blade on the rooster's neck was confirmed.

"Kamla Devi, a resident of Tirozpur village under Durgawati police station had a dispute with her neighbour. They fought again over a matter two days ago. During the scuffle, the neighbour snatched Kamala Devi's pet rooster and killed it."

Raghunath Singh, deputy superintendent of police, told IANS, "On the basis of the statement by Kamala Devi, an FIR was lodged under sections 429, 341, 323 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against seven persons. A post-mortem of the rooster was also conducted at the veterinary hospital."


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