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The dog who was attacked
In what could possibly put humanity to shame, a horrific case of animal abuse in Nagpur came to light. Some miscreants attacked a female dog by brutally poking her eyes and leaving her to bleed profusely near Bole Petrol Pump in Nagpur. The incident, which left the dog blind, sparked an outrage among animal lovers and NGOs in the city and a complaint was soon filed at Sitabuldi Police Station.
At 8 pm, passers-by on September 8 saw the dog lying on the road while she was bleeding profusely from her eyes. Animal lovers in the city Abhishek Turak, Sameer Uke, Prateek Arora and Sahil rushed to the spot. She was immediately rushed to Kante’s veterinary hospital. Her both eyes had to be surgically removed.
The dog while being treated
An NGO – RISE to Tales – who took the responsibility of the blind dog on its Instagram handle wrote, “Trigger warning : *EXTREMELY GRAPHIC BLURRED IMAGES* Last night we rescued Lali , this unfortunate soul who was a victim of torture and animal abuse. Someone has gouged , yes taken her eyes out of her eyesockets with a pointed object and left her to die .. on days like this we wonder what the hell is wrong with our society; it's people. So many profanities come to mind but we maintain our calm and did our job. She was taken into emergency surgery , our vets tried to save her Eyes but could not , she has made it alive but lost both her eyes .. Lali will need immense after care , rehabilitation and willpower to survive !”
Senior Police Inspector at Sitabuldi Police Station – Rajput – told Nation Next, “This crime hasn’t been executed by only person; there are many more involved. We have set up a team to investigate the people behind this crime. For that, we’re sending people in the nearby slums. Also enquiring where the dog used to frequent.”