Balasore: The Odisha police rescued more than 100 cattle from two container trucks near Sergarh Toll plaza on National Highway 16 in Balasore district of Odisha.
According to reports, two container trucks were illegally transporting the cattles to West-bengal from Khordha.
On basis of reliable information, Krishna Pingua the officer of Sergarh Police Outpost intercepted the container trucks at the Sergarh Toll plaza in Balasore.
During the search they rescued over 100 cows and handed them over to the Khantapada police. Thereafter, they were released in a cattle shed near Nilagiri.
The Khantapada police has detained six people in connection with this case including the drivers of the vehicles, said sources.