Police horse, Shaktiman who was injured during a protest outside Uttarakhand assembly on March 14, passed away on Wednesday.
Inspector general Sanjay Gunjyal told TOI, “It is extremely unfortunate and heart-breaking for us that the horse is no more. Post mortem will confirm the cause of death.”
After hind left leg of Shaktimaan was fractured on March 14, he was brought to the stable in Dehradun police lines. On March 17, his leg was amputated in a three-hour long operation by leading equine orthopedic surgeon Dr Phiroze Khambatta and a team of eight other vets.