The culprits have been identified by Chennai police as Gowtham S and Ashish Paul
The Chennai Police on Wednesday arrested two people for throwing a dog off a terrace. Both the accused have been identified as final year MBBS students Gowtham Sudarshan and Ashish Paul.
In a video that went viral on social media, Sudarshan was seen holding the dog by its neck and then flinging it off the terrace. As per the information available, Ashish Paul was the man behind the camera who recorded the entire incident.
Earlier, Chennai police had formed two special teams to trace the students. A case was registered against them under Section 428 and 429 of the IPC and Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.
Chennai: Veterinary doctor conducts medical check-up on the dog that was thrown off a terrace, says it is in shock.http://t.co/e72dqCrbDr
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The canine was also found alive and taken for a medical…