NEW DELHI (Sputnik): "A man wearing a white shirt is seen holding a dog by the scruff, he places it on the palisade of a roof and as the dog whimpers, he passes a cunning smile and hurtles the dog down the multistorey building. Apparently, another man is present at the scene, video-recording the entire act that ends with the dog squealing in pain as it falls thud on the ground."a reality video being widely circulated in India via social media and mobile phone applications.
The extreme cruelty has enraged animal rights activists and pet lovers in India to launch a massive campaign, prompting the police to launch a hunt for the two culprits, who are allegedly on the run. Following the incident the police cyber-crime department launched a probe; it was found that the two were students of a medical college in the southern city of Chennai. When police reached the college for investigations, fellow students confirmed that the two had escaped.