Mangaluru, Oct 31, 2018: Tauseef Ahmed, the well known animal rescuer and activist from Mangalore has won the highest honour at the India for Animals(IFA) national conference organised by FIAPO at Hyderabad recently. Tauseef won the award in ’Best Street Care and Rescue’ category amongst numerous nominations from the best of the best rescuers all across India.
The 31 year old has been actively working for animals in and around Mangalore for the last 9 years. He has been associated with ACT and HART NGO’s for the last many years.
He was awarded the special recognition for his rescues and on site treatment of more than 7000 animals which include small and large animals,snakes, birds etc. He has also been working on a lot of campaigns for animals which include humane outreach programs, ending slaughter Cruelty and others.
IFA recognizes exemplary contributions in the field of animal protection amongst hundreds of people all over India once every 2 years.
This is the highest award in India for any animal activist and the trophy this time has gone to the Mangalorean lad