Bhubaneswar, Jun 6: In a bizarre kind of incident, a man killed as many as five stray dogs by running over them under his SUV in Old Town area here on Saturday night and latter got arrested by police.
The accused has been identified as Prafulla Rout, a resident of Gosagareswar area under Lingaraj Police Station, Old Town.
As per the report, Prafulla was returning home late last night when a few meters away from his home mowed down the canines under his Toyota Innova vehicle.
While all five canines died on the spot, Lingaraj Police arrested Prafulla from his house later based on a complaint filed in connection with the accident by an unknown person.
He has been charged under Sections 429, 506 and 294 of Indian Penal Code and Section 11 of Animal Curelty Act.