KARACHI: Slaughtering an animal is a troublesome job and the butcher must be very regular whereas making ready the sacrificial animal for slaughter.
On the primary day of Eid, nevertheless, one thing went mistaken when a bull was about to be slaughtered, a viral video of the incident exhibits. In consequence, it escaped and gave its homeowners a troublesome time by working throughout the neighbourhood for a number of hours.
The incident happened within the Scheme 33 space of the metropolis. Whereas working for its life, the bull broken a number of autos. Unable to pay money for the bull, its homeowners resorted to taking pictures it within the leg earlier than lastly getting an opportunity to sacrifice it.
Amir, who runs a meat store in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, had final week advised Geo.television that so as to make some additional bucks, a number of folks change into ‘seasonal butchers’ throughout Eid.
He regretted that the development sidelines skilled butchers who slaughter animals all year long.
“I slaughter cows for Rs12,000 to Rs18,000, depending on their size, but you will find seasonal butchers who do the job for Rs8,000 or even Rs7,000,” he mentioned. “But they can never achieve the finesse of a professional.”