NGO launches tip-line to report Himachal bull fights

Shimla, Aug 11 (IANS) To check incidents of bull fights in Himachal Pradesh, NGO Humane Society International (India) on Tuesday announced the launch of a tip-line that will enable people to report about animal fight events being organised.

The launch comes after an order passed by the Himachal Pradesh High Court on July 21, banning the practice of bull and animal fights. It reiterated the Supreme Court’s ban on animal fighting.

“Animal fighting is a cruel, criminal activity and animals undergo immense physical pain and psychological stress during these bloody events. Through this tip-line, we can plan to root out animal fighting,” the NGO’s managing director N.G. Jayasimha said in a statement.

Complaints can be lodged at the number 7674-922044.

“In view of the law laid down by the apex court, no other and further order except for a direction to the respondents to ensure the implementation of the judgment ordered accordingly,” a high court division bench of Justice D.C. Chaudhary and Justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan observed while disposing of a petition by animal rights activist Sonali Purewal.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here