In the viral video, the owner of the cow Gurdial Singh has asked the authorities to help and has demanded strict action against the culprit. The owner of the cow further went on to blame his neighbour Nandlal and said he ‘intentionally’ injuring his cow. Singh further added saying that Nandlal has run away after the incident.

Bilsapur Superintendent of Police (SP) Devakar Sharma said the cow was fed a highly explosive firecracker called “aalu bomb”. Sharma said a case under Section 286 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act has been registered and the role of the main accused and some other people is being investigated.