October 9, 2021 6:39:17 pm
A 42-year-old man has been arrested for beating his pet dog after tying it to an electricity post near his house near here, police said on Saturday. The incident that took place a couple of days ago was recorded by his neighbours and the video went viral in the social media, the police said.
Based on the post, Mini Vasudevan of Humane Animal Society questioned the man Marimuthu, a daily wage worker, who allegedly abused her, they said. She lodged a complaint and got him arrested, produced before the court and sent to a sub-jail, they said.
Meanwhile, the dog with both internal and external injuries was kept in a community hall, they added.
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