A community dog near an office in Domalguda was beaten up by a security guard of an apartment when the canine allegedly tried to attack him on Thursday evening. The dog received severe head injuries and is battling for life. The incident came to light after some residents raised an alarm and informed the police as well as animal activists.
“The dog was beaten up by the watchman of an apartment complex. The dog became unconscious after the watchman hit him on the head. The watchman is claiming that the dog came to attack him. The dog received some stitches on his head and is under observation at a private clinic,” said Yashwant Kumar, a resident.
After the animal rights group was informed, they took the dog for treatment and also took photographs of the canine that showed the assault.
“We are investigating the case and an FIR has been registered against security guard Sathi Babu. He will be taken into custody soon,” said Prem Kumar, sub-inspector, Chikadpally.
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