Chickens left abandoned near roadside in Kozhikode
Atholi: Locals expressed suspicion over hundreds of chickens left unattended by the roadside in Kozhikode. The fowls belong to a chicken stall in Atholi that is run by migrant laborers. The chicken stall was found closed.
This is one of the chicken stalls that is run directly by one of the prominent distributors in Kozhikode district. The panchayat secretary has issued a notice demanding that the agency owner should shift these chickens to a safe place and that the shop has to be closed temporarily.
A monitor lizard that was found dead next to the cage in which the chickens were kept has created anxiety among the neighbours. Health workers have inspected the place.