Puttur: The Uppinangady police have arrested Balakrishna Poojary of Arantabail Golitottu and driver Dhananjaya of Ichlampady on charges of transporting a cow without proper papers.
The pick-up vehicle they were in was intercepted. Another person in the pick-up, Ilyas, managed to flee. The cow was transported from Alantaya to Atur, suspectedly for slaughter
The vehicle and the animal have been seized.