Police complaint lodged against dog owner after their dog bites 8-year-old

A couple living in the world’s fastest-growing city, Bengaluru, India are facing a police complaint after their pet dog bit an eight-year-old child in the neighbourhood.

The kid identified as Pavni Shriya was reportedly playing in front of her house in the posh locality of Koramangala when the accident took place.

The couple, Aastha and Siddarth had allegedly fought with the mother of the child several times and repeatedly complained of their pet roaming around her child and other children when they were playing.

The complaint said the dog bit the child on her hands, leaving her seriously injured. The mother, who rushed to her daughter’s aid, shooed the animal away and took up the matter with the pet’s owners, who she alleged then started fighting with her.

After rushing her daughter to the hospital for treatment, the mother then went to the Koramangala police station to file a FIR against the couple.

The police have filed the complaint and are investigating further into the incident.