ISLAMABAD – Stray dogs in country’s capital are being allegedly disposed off in an inhumane manner when Capital Development Authority (CDA) chose bullets for the poor animals, PakistanTribe reported.
According to the details CDA officials carried out an operation in Sector F-11/1 against stray dogs early Friday.
The residents of the area woke up with the noise of gun shots and dogs’ cries. One resident and journalist Ammara Durrani was the first one to share this information on micro-blogging website. She said:
CDA killing street dogs in my neighborhood with bullet rifles since morning. Are they nuts??? Dogs crying and dying in agony. #animalcruelty
— Ammara Durrani (@ammaradurrani) November 28, 2014
Later it stirred a debate about the protection of animals in Pakistan.
— beena sarwar (@beenasarwar) November 28, 2014
— Born Loser (@humbleman50) November 28, 2014
— Shahan Ishaq Khattak (@ShahanOne) November 28, 2014
@ammaradurrani “Until one has loved an animal a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” Shame on CDA for this brutality – killing dogs.
— Amir Abbas Turi (@EngrTuri) November 28, 2014
@ammaradurrani we should do what we can,protest/raise voice in favour of human,animals.Who have heart must stand by right f living things
— Mussadiq Niazi (@NiaziMussadiq) November 28, 2014
PakistanTribe was informed by the CDA officials that operation against stray dogs was conducted after receiving complaints from the residents of locality.