A 3-year-old Labrador canine will bear a DNA take a look at in Madhya Pradesh’s Hoshangabad to place an finish to an possession dispute.
Shadab Khan and Kartik Shivhare each declare the canine is theirs.
Mr Khan alleges that his lacking black Labrador, named Coco, was held captive at Mr Shivhare’s residence and likewise claimed they have been making an attempt to promote him off.
The Shivhare household claims it is their canine named Tiger.
Shadab Khan, a journalist by occupation, registered a lacking criticism of his canine Coco with the police in August.
Recently, he traced the canine to the home of Mr Shivhare, an ABVP chief. He went to his home to take the canine again, however the latter resisted claiming that he was the canine’s human.
Mr Khan went to the police on November 18 with a criticism, footage and a few receipts. He additionally demanded a DNA take a look at. The subsequent day, Mr Shivhare reached the police station with a criticism claiming the possession of the canine.
Mr Khan claimed that he purchased the canine from Pachmarhi in 2017, whereas Mr Shivhare mentioned he acquired it from an Itarsi-based breeder just a few weeks again. The police on Friday took the canine of their custody and picked up its blood samples on Saturday for a DNA take a look at to confirm its parentage, and thru that, its real proprietor.
“DNA samples were collected on Saturday. Investigations are being conducted. We will hand over the dog to its genuine owner after DNA reports come in,” police officer Hemant Sharma mentioned.
Surprisingly the canine is responding to each names – Coco and Tiger, and is pleasant with each claimants.