Farmer sues official over cow operationMarch 1st, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Jagatsinghpur (Orissa), March 1 (IANS) A farmer has sued a veterinary official in Orissa for making his cow invalid by wrongly operating on her right leg. Maheswar Das, a resident of Natabaga village in Jagatsinghpur district, has filed a case in the consumer court seeking Rs.20,000 from a Livestock Inspector for wrongly operating on the cow’s right leg.
Das said the cow was suffering from some disorder. “The inspector examined the cow and conducted an operation for which he charged me Rs.200. The operation failed and instead her right leg became useless,” Das told IANS.