Fifteen oxen were found dead inside an abandoned container in southwest Delhi's Vasant Kunj area, police said today.
Yesterday, the police were informed about a container parked on the National Highway 8 near Link Road, which was emanating a foul smell, they said.
When it was checked, the bodies of 15 oxen were found, police said.
A case has been registered and the bodies have been sent to a veterinary hospital in Masoodpur for postmortem examination.
Police are on the lookout for the driver of the container who abandoned it and fled.
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