Police hurt while trying to burst a cattle smuggling racket


Kundapur: Police tried to nab few persons in an illegal cattle trafficking racket, during this one officer was badly hurt while trying to arrest the culprits.

The injured policeman, Prashanth Naganna, was admitted to a private hospital here.

The police mentioned that after receiving information on the illegal cattle trafficking racket of cows being illegally transported from the direction of Gulvady via Basrur in the taluk, the police plot a plan to nab the culprits and to intercept the vehicle carrying cattle over the Gulvady bridge. But the accused succeeded in escaping from being intercepted by the police by a whisker and moved towards Kandlur via Basrur. The police personnel who were in the vehicle, conveyed information to the police station and continued the chase.

They had asked other staff at the police station to set up barricades in front of the rural police station to block the vehicle from proceeding further.

The Police had also erected barricades in front of the police station and awaited arrival of the vehicle. But the vehicle which reached the spot, rammed over the barricades and passed through them. The broken barricades hit Police personnel and injured Prashanth.

The vehicle was later found from near the Gulvady bridge.

Out of 25 cattle stuffed inside the vehicle, 11 were found dead.

A case about the incident was registered in Kandlur police station.

Write your Comments on this Article

Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Konkanworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article. Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on Konkanworld.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using Konkanworld.com will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Konkanworld.com be held responsible. Similarly, Konkanworld.com reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.

  • Konkan World
  • Stay Connected
  • Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube

KONKAN WORLD offers accurate, up-to-date, a large collection of videos from KONKAN WORLD VIDEOS and indulge in fun you will not find else where!.
© Copyright 2014 Konkanworld media Inc