17-03-2014 05:30 AM | India

2,100 cattle dead, aid only for owners of 581

The hailstorms and unseasonal rain have so far claimed lives of more than 2,100 cattle in the Nashik division.

Officials said compensation is likely to be given to the owners of 581 cattle only.

The heavy rain that lashed Nashik division, including Nashik, Jalgaon, Dhule, Nandurbar and Jalgaon districts, claimed the lives of 2,139 cattle that included 117 big animals - cow or buffalo and 2,022 small animals- sheep, goat, calf, donkeys. The proposal to compensate for the lost cattle is being made.
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