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Man arrested for cruel killing of pet dog

19 June 2019 08:07 am - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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A suspect had been taken into custody from Udupeellagoda Hakmana for severing the tongue and killing of a German Shepherd Pet. This was informed by the Hakmana Police.

The suspect had committed this grave act over a quarrel he had with the owner of the dog.

The suspect (54) had been identified as an employee of the Survey Department. He was to be produced before the Deiyandara Magistrate courts. The Hakmana Police are conducting further investigations. (Yasantha Ariyasena)

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  • jaliya Wednesday, 19 June 2019 08:51 AM

    Another cruel act on an innocent animal who is not guilty of any crime. sri lanka needs strong and strict animal welfare Act. The current Act is enacted in 1907 and revised partly in 1988 still not nearly up to date. Where are the animal welfare groups ?? “ The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way in which its animals are treated. ” Mahatma Gandhi

    Dushmantha de silva Saturday, 29 June 2019 11:33 PM

    European countries, USA

    migara siriwardena Saturday, 22 June 2019 11:15 AM

    This persons name should be known to public.When he is capable of such cruelty wider public should be informed about the identity of this cruel human.In a buddhist nation this criminal has tarnished the image of sri lanka.

    ANTON Tuesday, 25 June 2019 12:10 PM

    THIS IS NOT STRANGE IN A COUNTRY WHERE PEOPLE KILL THEIR OWN PARENTS, BROTHERS AND SISTERS AND EVEN THEIR CHILDREN.

    C Dahanayake Saturday, 29 June 2019 06:39 PM

    Chop his legs


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