Breaking News :

Nausheen Shah hits back at trolls on Instagram

Current account deficit to remain between 2-3pc in FY22: SBP

Sharif met Mohib to protect Pakistan’s national interest: Abbasi

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia agree to further economic cooperation

Noor asked me to bring Rs700,000 to Zahir’s house: driver

China, Pakistan agree to boost cooperation under CPEC

Pak, Saudi Arabia agree to further bilateral ties

PML-N, PPP reject AJK results

Pakistan ranks top 10 in business environment: Chinese report

PPP bags Sindh-Balochistan seat of AJK assembly

Four martyred in AJK as Army vehicle falls into ravine

PTI wins 25 seats in AJK elections

25 textile companies contribute 21pc to $25bn exports

Gandapur’s misogynist remarks against Maryam draw public ire

I am definitely the candidate to replace PM Khan: Mehwish Hayat

Govt welcomes UK move against corrupt elements

Tajik forces declare readiness to counter any uncertain scenario on Afghan border

Qureshi set to embark on China visit today

Cargo ship stranded at Karachi’s Seaview for second day

Video of a bull getting out of control and shot goes viral

A must-try recipe for this Bakrid

WhatsApp introduces joinable calls feature

Delta variant on a roll in Karachi

Security of Chinese nationals improved after Dasu incident

Zalmay holds talks with Army Chief, PM

Cryptocurrency advocates want Pakistan to align itself with modern times

Saudi Arabia allows shops to remain open during prayers

Behroze Sabzwari speaks on his son’s separation with Syra Yousuf

RSS ideology main hurdle in Indo-Pak peace: PM Khan

Uninstall these apps if you want to use WhatsApp

Pakistan, Uzbekistan set to produce a film together

Mahira Khan says she is not even engaged

Disappointed at allegations from Afghanistan: PM Khan

Chaman border closed after Taliban get close

Pakistan for Afghan-owned solution in Afghanistan: Qureshi

Some updates about the upcoming iPhone 13

Sherry says Pakistan doesn’t criminalise violence

Will EVMs be effective in Pakistan?

Cuba proposes to establish a vaccine plant in Pakistan

Ban on TLP to be maintained: Fawad Chaudhary

Twitter lashes out at Pakistani team as they suffer a 3-0 whitewash

Maryam Nawaz’s blunder lands her into hot waters yet again

Taliban destroy two helicopters of the Afghan forces

Naegleria claims 4th life in Karachi

PM Khan reiterates support to Kashmiri struggle for freedom

Monsoon season begins in Pakistan

Khalilzad embarks on diplomacy tour of Qatar, Uzbekistan and Pakistan

Bushra Ansari proves again that age is just a number

No taxes on imports for exports sector from Aug 14: FBR

Faysal Quraishi recreates his viral ‘jaahil log’ video

Pakistan welcomes Iran’s role in Afghan peace process

WhatsApp may finally allow you to select quality for sending visual content

Beware! 22 brands of water declared unsafe for human consumption

PM warns nation of Covid-19’s Indian variant

Shahroz says he always saw a life partner in Sadaf

Biden vows to stand by Afghan security forces

Pakistan to see electric cars in this month

China assures to stand behind Pakistan regardless of world politics

Pak vs Eng: Haris Sohail ruled out of ODI series

Spotify vs Apple Music vs Sound Cloud: 12 best music streaming services in 2021

$1b Eurobonds floated at 8.5% interest rate

Man accused of assaulting young couple arrested in Islamabad

Legendary Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar passes away

Karachi matric board chairperson explains details behind controversy

How to know if you have been blocked by someone on Whatsapp?

India clearly behind Lahore blast: Sheikh Rashid

State keen to talk to Baloch insurgents: Chaudhary

People unhappy with scantily clad women at Hum Style Awards

Minal’s fans are worried after her hospital pictures go viral

Why you should refrain from investing in crypto

Selected Imran should refrain from commenting on Pakistan’s nuclear assets: Maryam Nawaz

Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar sides with PM Khan over his statements on rape

UAE-Pakistan friendly ties continue to foster growth, development

Ilegally kept pet lion attacks a 10-year-old in Karachi

Ilegally kept pet lion attacks a 10-year-old in Karachi

For obvious reasons, petting a lion is illegal in most countries but somehow people seem to be ignorant towards the dangers of keeping the wild animal at home. An incident in Pakistan showed how dangerous it can be to keep the animal anywhere close to human life. 

On a Friday night, a video went viral where a pet lion could be seen attacking a 10-year-old in Karachi. The child was seen walking past the lion, when it suddenly attacked him and the child had to immediately be rushed to the hospital. The child was declared out of danger after being kept in observation a while. 

For the above matter, the police have made two arrests–one of them is a security guard in the area and the other one is a man identified as Saad. After the company was registered in the nearby police station, the owner of the lion went missing from his residence. As per the sources, his name has been identified as Usama and the police are currently conducting raids to get hold of him. 

The full proof case will only be filed when the owner of the ‘pet’ lion is arrested. An officer from the department confirmed that the owner is involved in illegal trade practices  of wild animals. He explained that as per the arrested people, the brother of the owner was reportedly taking the lion to his friend’s house when this incident occurred. 

Read Also | NCOC allows loosening of some restrictions

Usama is on the run and he has taken the lion along with him, said the police officer. The case will be registered by the Sindh Wildlife Department and according to its wildlife conservator a legal action will soon be taken as things become clear. “Keeping a carnivore species as a pet in a residential area is a criminal act,” he tweeted.

Many of the users then asked Mahar that how is it even possible to purchase big cats from the market? How did they become available? Mahar understood the curiosity and said that it is a long process. He added that mainly the people who have allowed the big cats to be imported are responsible for this. 

He highlighted that 20 years ago, the government had given permission for import of big cats because of which it has multiplied in thousands in the last few years. According to the Sindh Wildlife Protection act, if the world life species are kept without a permit or license, then the person is eligible to be kept behind bars for six months. 

Furthermore, if the animals are found to be hurt in any way or are being used for commercial purposes, then too, the person is eligible for strict punishment.

Read Previous

People above 30 to get jabbed from today

Read Next

Unidentified, masked men attempted to attack Nawaz Sharif, claims PML-N

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x