Ten folks have been arrested on Sunday for allegedly racing their horses, creating bother on the street and endangering commuters’ lives.
The police stated that the incident occurred in central Delhi’s Kamala Market round 4.30 pm.
The cops at Kamala Market police station acquired an uncommon name, informing that some folks have been racing horses at Jawaharlal Nehru Marg from Rajghat in direction of Delhi Gate, Civic Centre and shifting in direction of Paharganj.
A police crew swiftly took motion and began placing up barricades close to Kamala Market, additional apprehending six folks driving 4 horse carts.
The cops additionally nabbed 4 folks on three two-wheelers who have been clearing the street in entrance of the carriages, PTI quoted a senior police officer as saying.
“The apprehended individuals have been making a nuisance on the street and placing the lives of street customers at risk. Therefore, the motion was taken towards them beneath sections 289 (negligent conduct with respect to animals), 268 (public nuisance), 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) and 34 (widespread intention) of the Indian Penal Code and different related sections of Prevention of Cruelty towards Animals Act,” stated Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Sanjay Sain.
The police additional added that the carts and autos used for the race have been seized, and the horses can be handed over to the Municipal.