Star hero’s wife opposed cock fights

Actress Amala Akkineni, who’s known for her love for animals expressed anger on the cock fights.Amala who was active member of PETA raised her voice against cock fights. She said this social evil has been running for several years now and that it is about time to put a full stop to this cruelty.

The PETA activist also appealed to people that they should come forward to support the cause.She also opined that farmers hard earned money to the tune of several crores is lost in this evil.

It is known fact that cockfights turned as tradition from last several years during the Sankranthi festival and crores of rupees are exchanged during the competition. In-spite of strict laws also cockfights are going in Andhra Pradesh.

This year also thousands of people watched the cockfights organised in open grounds in villages in East Godavari, West Godavari and Krishna districts.The state legislators were not only the invitees but some of them even inaugurated the “gambling sport”.