Bengaluru software engineer rides horse on last day of office to promote ‘veganism’; Tweeple were not impressedhttps://indianexpress.com/article/trending/trending-in-india/bengaluru-software-engineer-horse-ride-veganism-5220269/

Bengaluru software engineer rides horse on last day of office to promote ‘veganism’; Tweeple were not impressed

It did not take long for people on social media to notice the interesting way Verma found to reach his office. Later on, a video of the same was also posted online.

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Taking a horse to office, this Bengaluru man’s decision has created quite a buzz on social media. (Source: ANI/Twitter)

Time and again, various incidents of animal abuse surface on social media. Whether it was the recent viral video of a baby chimpanzee ‘smoking’ bong and cigar or the one of a caged tiger on display for prom night’s jungle theme. In an attempt to spread awareness and promote veganism, a software employee at a firm in Bengaluru Roopesh Kumar Verma decided to pick a different medium to ferry him to his office on the last day. He did so by riding a horse to his office along with a broad that read, “Last working day as software engineer.”

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Popular parody account Unofficial Sususwamy (@swamv39) tweeted out the pictures of the man along with his horse with the caption, “A Software Engineer in EGL, Bengaluru on his last working day at office. \m/”

It did not take long for people on social media to notice the interesting way Verma found to reach his office. Later on, a video of the same was posted by Sathish Sarvodaya.

However, many people on Twitter called out the software engineer for riding the horse while claiming to be an animal lover.

While some wrote, “Hello mr. animal lover, isn’t sitting on a horse & riding it cruelty on the animal ?!” others said, “Riding a horse to promote veganism? People can do anything to be in news.” Here are some of the other reactions the incident garnered:

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