A spotted owlet has fallen victim to kite string in Bhubaneswar. The owlet was seen hanging from a tree with a kite string attached to its wings at Kalinga Vihar area on Monday. Snake Helpline volunteers with the help of long bamboo poles brought the owlet down on Tuesday, but by then the bird was dead. Despite the high court banning kite string sale in the state, these strings are available in the market.
Published On: Dec 05, 2017