Incidentally, the founder of the complainant NGO, People For Animal, is BJP MP Maneka Gandhi.
People for Animals told to intervene and be party in petition seeking action
Veterinarians across the country strongly condemned the kind of language the former Union minister has allegedly used against them and sported black badges in protest.
The accused, identified as Sonu Sahani, was arrested from Lucknow.
"The health department of this country has clearly said that animals do not have coronavirus and cannot transmit coronavirus," the BJP lawmaker said.
The controversy erupted after Maneka rapped the state for allowing a hunting festival which, she alleged, benefited poachers and smugglers.
Kathua rape and murder: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi calls for death penalty in child rape cases, says will amend POCSO act
Maneka Gandhi has declared that the Women and Child Development ministry intends to amend the POCSO Act, making provision for death penalty in child rape cases.
Union minister Maneka Gandhi today launched a portal to help women lodge complaints online about sexual harassment at work.
Maneka’s statement came after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj requested her to probe the adoption process of the three-year-old Sherin.
According to media reports, the Class 8 student was married to a 65-year-old sheikh, Ahmed, from Oman three months ago for Rs 5 lakh.
According to police, the actress was held in the car for an hour, after which, she was dropped near her residence at around 10.30 p.m.