Nagpur: Nine cows being transported to the slaughter house were injured when the driver of Bolero Mahendra Jeep lost control and the vehicle overturned on Werdnesday early morning near Reliance Petrol pump on Nagpur-Saoner Highway 69 in Dahegaon (Rangari) area. These cows which received minor injuries have been sent Gaurakshan Sabha.
Though there is a ban on cow slaughter in the state yet from many years cattles are being transported to the slaughter houses openly. Many such incidents have taken place. On Wednesday 7 March the cattle were being transported from Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh in Bolero Jeep MH-31-CQ-7500 to slaughter house .
Soon after the accident the people gathered at the spot. Police also immediately reached the accident spot. After preliminary investigations the cattle were sent to Gaurakshan Sabha. The main culprit, the driver of Bolero soon after the accident fled from the spot. Khaperkheda police have registered an offence. Assistant Police Sub Inspector Suryabhan Jalte , Arpit Pashine, Kanojiya are further investigating.