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August 11, 2019 - Opindia

PETA unmasks horrifying cruelty being meted out to animals as Eid is round the corner

PETA unmasks horrifying cruelty being meted out to animals as Eid is round the corner
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Across the world, millions of cattle, mostly goats are slaughtered on the day of Bakrid as a mark of the sacrifice.

PETA India visited a slaughterhouse in Deonar region of Mumbai, where reportedly more than 1.24 lakhs goats and sheep and about 2,700 buffaloes have arrived from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and even as far away as Assam to be sold for sacrifice. PETA has called upon the Muslims to abstain from sacrificing animals and urged them to grant these voiceless animals mercy by observing a bloodless Eid.

VA: A lakhs is a unit in the Indian numbering system equal to one hundred thousand. For example, 150,000 rupees becomes 1.5 lakh rupees.

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