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Vittal : Illegal butchery raided at Salettur

Mangalore Today News Network

Vittal, May 22, 2020:   Police who raided an illegal butchery at Aithakumeru in Salettur village on Thursday have  seized   huge quantity of beef, two cows and several vehicles. One person named Harris alias Muhammad Harris (22) has been arrested.



It is learnt  the police who were investigating a cattle theft case reported from Ukkuda had raided a house at Kolnadu when Harris who was there had tried to escape. However, in the process he suffered a fall  leaving him seriously injured in his leg. During interrogation he had revealed about the butchery following which a raid took place on Thursday.

The seized vehicles include four four-wheelers, an autorickshaw and an Ashok Leyland vehicle. Several other equipment used at the  butchery were also seized.