Posted on August 19, 2015 at 1:46 pm

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India’s prison now holds parrots captive?

The growing population of Indian prisons does not seem to be an issue for this local police station. When Hariyal, a Kelly Green Parrot owned by Suresh Sakharkar started throwing F-Bombs at his step-mother, the police came an arrested the chirpy chum.


It turns out that Janabai, the owners step mother had been hearing the bird speak ill of her every time she walked into the house. Tired of the insults, she repeated complained to the local police who came and arrested the bird.

Hariyal now is in the watchful eye of the state forestry department.