Tamil Nadu veterinary surgeons remove 52 kg plastic from cow’s stomach in Chennai
22, Oct 2019, 9:46 AM IST
Chennai: Surgeons of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University removed 52 kg of plastic waste from the stomach of a cow. Dr Velavan, surgeon, said, "Plastic had occupied 75% of the rumen, which is one of the four chambers of the cow’s stomach.”
He further said that it was a long and complicated operation and it took more than five hours to complete the operation.