Kochi: A brutal case of burning of a mother dog and her seven children in Kerala has come to light. The incident is said to have taken place near Parvoor in Ernakulam district on Saturday night. According to media reports, the heinous act was carried out by two women. While seven children of the dog died due to burn injuries, the mother dog somehow escaped in a charred state and saved her life.
An FIR was lodged after an NGO came to the notice of the case. According to media reports, one of the two women is said to be Mary, who hails from ward number three of Karumallur Panchayat. Although it is not yet clear why the two women set the dog's mother and her puppy on fire, preliminary reports suggest that Mother Dog had given birth to children on the women's premises and had been living there with her children ever since. The two women, fed up with fear and chasing them, had set the dog's mother and her children on fire.
A video of the incident is going viral on social media. In which women can be seen on fire. According to the Daya Animal Welfare organization, an NGO, a mother dog suffered serious injuries but is alive.