Over 200 cow deaths in Dhamtari; heres what Minister had to say
With over 200 cows dying in Magarlod block of Dhamtari district, the Animal Husbandry Minister Brijmohan Agrawal has denied that starvation could be reason behind these deaths.
Even the post mortem report of the cows has established that the cows were not starved but had food in their intestines.
Minister said that reason behind the deaths could only be ascertained in a a probe that is ongoing.
Meanwhile, police have arrested director of the cow shed where these deaths have been reported.
It need be mentioned that over 200 cows perished in past 10 days time in a cow shed run under the banner of Ved Mata Gayatri.