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New breed of criminals extorting money by accusing pet owners of cruelty

Mid-day | 15/04/2022 09:15 AM | Click to read full article

Activists of the city’s topmost animal NGO, People for Animals, led by MP Maneka Gandhi, have been booked by Sion police for threatening pet parents with police complaints and extorting them.

Three activists—Lata Parmar, who is the president of PFA Mumbai; Bimlani Navani and Mohit Chawre—have also been booked recently for forging the stamp of Sion police in a letter about rescuing a Dalmatian dog from Thane.