Vehicle intercepted by locals

A vehicle transporting cattle at night from Kerijaddu in Kalthodu village to Ayanur in Shimoga district was intercepted by locals. The latter had assumed that the three cows and five calves inside were being taken for slaughtering. But as soon as the vehicle stopped both the driver and his assistant jumped and ran away. But after a while the driver returned with policemen from Baindur station. When the police asked the locals to file a complaint and none came forward they were told to get out. The police have revealed that the driver hailing from Shimoga had valid papers for purchasing and transporting the cattle.

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Source of information Civil society reports Place of incident Village
Number of victims 2 Identity of victim Unknown
Location of incident Village Was cross FIR filed 0
perpetrator Organizational Unknown Details of the FIR

Investigating agency Victim's lawyer
Role of police Satisfactory :Police dispersed the crowd Current status
Charges Filed Other details
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Main Information
Date of incident: November 30, 2016
Nature of Violence
  • Other
  • Causal factors
  • Cow Related Violence
  • Name of the victim : Unknown
    Name of Perpetrator Unknown
    State Karnataka
    District/City Udupi
    Party In Power / Incidents INC - Indian National Congress
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