An Analysis on Animal Cruelty in India for Different Economic and Social Purposes

Authors

  • Sumanta Bhattacharya Research Scholar and Policy Analyst, Department of Development Studies, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Howrah, India
  • Bhavneet Kaur Sachdev Student, Department of Development Studies, Calcutta University, Howrah, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47607/ijramt.2021.1542

Keywords:

Animal cruelty, dairy industry, farm factory, animal abuse, animal hoarding, organized abuse, worshipped

Abstract

Animals have been used for a number of purpose since ancient times from producing milk, to running bullocks, hunting to sports purpose. Animals in many religion are also worshipped and are considered to be a symbol of god. On the other hand with the growth in Industrialization and modern era we see a change in an attitude of humans towards animals , Today animals are abused neglected and brutally killed of many purposes , the dairy industry and the farm factory torture and give pain to the animals , they are kept away from sunlight , fresh air and nature which are the main source of their living , they are not provide food and water for hours , they are separated for their families and friends and brought to zoo , or are forced to perform activities which has a harmful effect on their heath . There are not giving proper health care facilities , instead they are abused and killed , single neglect , gross neglect , Intentional neglect , animal hoarding , organized abuse which includes dog fighting , cock fighting , ritualistic abuse and animal sexual assault these are the common types of abuse performed against animals , they are also used for  laboratory testing , Animal cruelty is practiced in both urban and rural areas , where the cases are more in rural areas ,where animals are also used for agriculture purpose  Animal cruelty is a very inhuman activity which has led to the extinction of many flora and fauna.

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Published

28-11-2021

How to Cite

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S. Bhattacharya and B. Kaur Sachdev, “An Analysis on Animal Cruelty in India for Different Economic and Social Purposes”, IJRAMT, vol. 2, no. 11, pp. 125–128, Nov. 2021.

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