In a shameful act of animal cruelty, a renowned doctor from Jodhpur was seen dragging a dog tied to his SUV car on the streets of the Rajasthan city of Jodhpur. The video started a barrage of comments from netizens who expressed their anger over the brutal act. Officials confirmed that Dr Rajneesh Galwa, a renowned plastic surgeon from Jodhpur, tied a rope around the dog’s neck and tied it to the car. After this he roamed the streets of the city with the dog.
While running the dog fell several times and got injured and bled. When some youths saw this, they stopped the car with their bike and freed the dog. The doctor working at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital in Jodhpur said in his defense that this dog was creating nuisance in front of their house and hence he was going to drop him in the ward of the corporation.
Aparna Bissa, vice-president of Pukar Animal Care Society, told the media that when the doctor was stopped and stopped for his actions, he argued with the youth.
When the ambulance of the NGO working for the animals reached the spot, the doctor also beat them up. After that the local police was informed who got the dog free with the help of youths and NGO workers.
Arpana, who reached the spot, gave complete information to animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi. Maneka Gandhi spoke to the policemen who reached the spot. The dog was later sent for treatment.
Rajneesh Galwa’s house is in Shastri Nagar, the posh colony of the city. He is a plastic surgeon at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital.
A case has been registered against the accused doctor under relevant sections.