- Unknown miscreants feed pineapple filled with firecrackers to pregnant Elephant in Malapuram, Kerala, died due to the burst in the mouth
- Fast bowler Umesh Yadav said feeding a pregnant elephant with a pineapple full of firecrackers. Only demons can do this
Sports veterans have expressed their displeasure over the incident when a 15-year-old pregnant elephant was killed due to feeding a pineapple filled with a firecracker. Indian captain Virat Kohli appealed to people to treat animals with love. At the same time, footballer Sunil Chhetri and fast bowler Umesh Yadav called those who commit violence with animals are monsters.
Kohli shared a cartoon photo of Elephant and a child in her stomach. He said, “Very disappointed and amazed to hear about the Kerala incident. I appeal to treat animals with love and care for them. Such cowardly acts should be stopped.”
Appalled to hear about what happened in Kerala. Let’s treat our animals with love and bring an end to these cowardly acts. pic.twitter.com/3oIVZASpag
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 3, 2020
Harbhajan and Saina expressed grief
Harbhajan Singh said, “In Kerala, a pregnant elephant was fed pineapples stuffed with firecrackers. They should be punished. How can such cruelty be done to an innocent pregnant elephant? ”Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal said that it is very sad to know this.
So sad to know this 😢 https://t.co/nlfcNTqw5w
— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) June 3, 2020
The culprits should be punished severely: Umesh
Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri said, “She was an innocent pregnant elephant. Monsters, I sincerely hope that you guys will pay the price for this. “Fast bowler Umesh Yadav said,” fed a pregnant elephant with a pineapple full of firecrackers. Only a demon can do this. Strict action should be taken against the culprits. ”
She was a harmless, pregnant Elephant. That makes the people who did what they did, monsters and I hope so hard that they pay a price. We keep failing nature over and over again. Remind me how we’re the more evolved species?
— Sunil Chhetri (@chetrisunil11) June 3, 2020
Feeding a pregnant elephant with a pineapple filled with crackers. Only a monster can do this. Strict action should be taken against the culprits.
— Umesh Yaadav (@y_umesh) June 3, 2020
What is the matter
In Malappuram, Kerala, unknown miscreants fed a pregnant elephant with pineapple filled with crackers. The elephant was killed due to cracker exploded in his mouth. The elephant died on 27 May in the Velliyar River. Police have registered a case against unknown people.
Ratan Tata expressed displeasure
Apart from sports, businessman Ratan Tata also expressed his displeasure over the cruelty to Elephant. He said, “I am shocked to hear that a group of people can do this too.” They fed a pregnant elephant pineapple filled with a firecracker and killed her. ”
— Ratan N. Tata (@RNTata2000) June 3, 2020