The NGO Sathva Mithra (friends of animals) yesterday condemned what it termed “the cockeyed view of the Vice Chancellor of the Jayawardenepura University( http://www.sjp.ac.lk/ ) ” with regard to the fate of dogs thrown out of the campus premises.
Headed by Sagarica Rajakarunanayake it said in a press release:
We were surprised by the cock-eyed view of the Vice Chancellor of the Jayawardenepura University with regard to the dogs found in the premises of the University and the students who have devoted themselves to the welfare of these dogs.
We say cock-eyed view because, as we understand, about a fortnight ago, without any prior warning to the students, the Acting VC on the advice of the VC decided to send out all the dogs from the university premises. They saw only their side of this issue, which was the need to get rid of the animals immediately, caring nothing about the tragic fate that will befall the animals by such hasty unplanned removal and the anguish it would cause the concerned students. Continue reading Cruel and inhuman treatment of dogs at University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka – Sagarica Rajakarunanayake