UPDATE: Arrests Made in Haryana’s Goat Gang-Rape Case

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Two of the men accused of the horrific crime of gang-raping a goat – killing her – have been arrested. Police are on the lookout for the other six. PETA India is seeking regular updates on this case from the police.

A First Information Report had been registered against the eight men accused of allegedly gang-raping a pregnant goat, which led to her death, in the town of Mewat in Nuh district in Haryana, following complaints filed by PETA India and others with the local police.

PETA India worked with Nuh’s Superintendent of Police and the Nagina Police Station’s Station House Officer to get an FIR registered under sections 377 and 429 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860, and sections 11(1)(a) and 11(1)(l) of The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960.

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