Moodbidri: Illegal slaughterhouse raided, 1.38 ql beef seized

Daijiworld Media Network - Moodbidri (SP)

Moodbidri, Jun 8: The policemen of the town station here raided an illegal slaughterhouse under operation at Mundelu in Handelu, Todar village near here on Thursday June 7. They rescued two calves which had been found tethered for the purpose of making beef and 1.38 quintals of beef that was found packed there.

Based on information that an illegal slaughterhouse was being run in the house of Hassan Bava, a team led by police sub-inspector, Dejappa, working under the guidance of town police inspector, Vijaya Prasad, raided the spot on Thursday afternoon. Hassan Bava escaped at the time of the raid.

Muhammed Sameer (22), nephew of Hassan Bavaa, who was at the spot, was taken into custody and beef of two cows worth Rs 27,000 apart from weighing scale and stones, hatchet etc were seized by the police.