[SRP INTERIM REPORT] February 21, 2014
Mysore Pinjrapole Society
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Submitted to Prof. Mohammed Minhaj
Abhigna S Ankur Malpani Arunesh Lall Dinesh MR Gaurav Lalwani
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Jyoti Balasubramanian 13147
according to Society’s Secretary Shantilal Choradia. We will have to help them with cleaning of the area. labor charge. One lady was preparing for ark and they showed us that.. injured. Cutting down trees for fuel has been totally prevented thus protecting the environment. They have even constructed an emergency ward to render immediate treatment to severely sick animals. Since then the Society has been taking care of destitute animals in a purposeful manner. We will try to implement managerial theories which we have learnt into their organisation to help them function in a better way. Every day 650-700 liters of milk is collected from healthy cows which are sold among the members and the revenue collected is used for betterment of cows. Around 8 Lorries of food comes every day for those animals. They have also opened a new branch at Mysore because of the increasing number of animals. Whenever they come across a cow on streets or anywhere they bring them to their society and take good care of them. by providing food. shelter and expert medical care. fodder. It has a vast area of around 78 acres. innocent animals and in turn a utilitarian service to all without any profit. We found out that Pinjrapole is taking care of handicapped. He even took us to a temple and performed puja. shelter and medical care. They do not receive any fund from the Government. milk and few other goods manufactured by them. weak and abandoned animals are taken care of. The Registered Society carries the unique distinction of being the First of its kind in the State of
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. They do not market the product. visitors if interested will buy. We will also render our services by feeding the animals. Whenever police seize slaughter houses or find animals on road they bring it to Pinjrapole society. weak and abandoned animals. 74 years ago.
History of the Organization:
Mysore Pinjrapole Society was established at Mysore.SRP Interim Report
MYSORE PINJRAPOLE SOCIETY
First View of the Organization and the Project
Pinjrapole society is located under the foothills of Chamundi. They also showed us a pain relief balm manufactured by them. Pinjrapole Society is doing a silent and sacred service to voiceless. The rest 80% of the revenue comes from donations. There was a visit by a doctor every day.We also found few sick cows and amongst them one was very sick. The vicinity of the place is beautiful and it feels like we have gone very far from city. handicapped. Out of 3500 cows we found out that only 40 cows give milk and they had a separate place for them. All employee quarters have been provided with the Gobar gas facility for cooking.e. injured. Their main aim is to protect the cows from slaughtering. Newly appointed supervisor guided us through the place. maintenance etc are sustained through donations. . by providing sufficient food. There is one gobar gas plant too at the capacity of 80 ChMs. There were around 3500 cows. We found out that they generate 20 percent of their revenue through selling cow dung. All expenditures of Pinjrapole — looking after the animals. We were very happy and excited to visit a place where animals are protected. by the Erstwhile His Highness the Maharaja of Mysore in 1938 i. They want the generations to come by also get the taste of milk and thus want to protect cows.
In addition to these aged. quarters for the resident workers. goats. The statistics of animals seized and saved by various police stations and handed over since year 1999 have been reproduced here under for information. to be recognized by and be registered with. A second branch was established to accommodate more animals. have been put-up in the compounded land.
The first branch of the Society is spread over 78 acres. which are week & helpless Providing food... water. situated about 10 km away from Mysore. Large sheds for animals. ft. have been constructed. houses the Office. The land with an area of 36 acres is popularly known as Ahimsa Dham. sheep. providing an excellent opportunity to those seeking PUNYA. Chennai (001/1961)
Aims.. tall brick and mortar fence for protection against predators. a Sri Krishna Temple. the Animal Welfare Board of India. etc. Permanent animal-shelters and sheds covering more than 20. helpless and injured seized animals. quarters for workers. in year 2005 near Udboorugate. wells and water storage-tanks with the remaining land set aside for free movement of the animals. horses. a Vet. The entire land has a 6 ft. rabbits etc. a worthy humanitarian duty. Till-date the society has been able to protect and take good care of thousands of animals. enclosing the grazing ground. Some land is utilized for the storage of dry hay. Apart from these about half an acre. The hapless animals rescued and recovered with assistance of the Law-Authorities and handed-over to the Society for feeding and taking care. more are brought in large numbers by residents of nearby villages and by the organisers of similar animal-care units. weak.
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. Napier Green Grass for providing fresh feeds) is cultivated in more than 15 acres of land. a Lab.SRP Interim Report
Karnataka. Hospital. office-room. a Sri Krishna Temple and a Ramdevaji Temple. gobar-gas plant. a vetnary hospital and clinic. medical help to all these animals
This Society is in the front line of prominent volunteer animal-care societies in the whole of South India. Goals & Endeavours Of Pinjrapole Society:
Prevention of cow slaughtering Protection of cattle Sheltering cattle. taking care of seized-animals being transported illegally to slaughter-houses situated in Kerala and Tamilnadu.000 Sq. under Court-orders. At present the number of animals boarded in the society is 3780. a water-hut.
At present they have 300 cows of these improved breeds. Hallikar. Cutting down trees for fuel has
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Improved breeding: To improve the breed of cows.
Milk Production: Every day 750-800 litres of milk is collected from healthy cows which
are sold to members of the society and the revenue collected is utilized welfare of all animals. A separated Maternity ward is maintained for cows.
Ark and Phenol preparation using cow urine
Rain water harvesting: Pinjrapole is engaged in scientific rain-water harvesting and
have been successful in charging the bore wells. Kankrege. the society has appointed
a Veterinary Doctor (a Retd asst Director of veterinary) & 2 Supervisors as his assistants. Gir &
Saiwal bulls have been brought from their places of origin. Harianvi. 5 Lakhs during the year 2012-13 as medical and Doctors Expenses. A separate emergency ward has been constructed to render immediate treatment to severely sick animals. We have spent Rs.
production of Ark and phenol made out of cow urine has been started and they have plans of producing 12 more medicinal products in the future.SRP Interim Report
Medical Facility: For treatment and health-care of the animals.
Gobar Gas Plant: A gobar gas plant at both the branches each of a capacity of 80 cubic
meters has been put-up to protect the environment.
Eco-friendly utilization of Cow-Urine and Cow-Dung generated: Recently. All the workers’ quarters have been provided with free cooking gas facility from these plants.
Green Grass cultivation: Green grass is cultivated in 15 acres of land at Mysore and 5
acres of Land at Udbooru branch.
residence. Water Huts put up in both the branches provide filtered drinkable water to travellers using the road. utilizing gobar-gas.
Labour and Helping Hands: 30 labour-quarters have been provided on the premises of
the Society for workers. In summer butter milk is also provided there.SRP Interim Report
been totally prevented by elimination of use of fire-wood. Their children’s education has been arranged by admitting them to good.
Vermi-culture: They are manufacturing vermin-compost and organic manure from the
cow dung available in their Society utilizing the scientific know-how provided. their primary educational expenses are being met by the society.
Services to the Community:
Religious festivals like Sri Krishna-Janmashtami. Akshaya Trithia Parnas and other such community based celebrations are conducted in the Society’s Premises. nearby school. Also they are supplying Ambulance and Fire wood with drinking water for the nearby Harishchandra Ghat on the request. conserving cost and energy other-wise spent on going to market for daily needs. They have been given land of 2
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. which help in generating large amounts of donations. Jain Dikshas Discourses by Sadhus on kindness to living beings and world-peace. In emergencies electricity is also generated from the generator installed. Sri Ramdevji-Navami and other Jayantis. their families are also provided with milk and rations at subsidized rates.
there is a continuous increase in the number of animals being rescued and given shelter thus increasing the overall expenditure on maintenance.
Future plans of the Organisation:
1) 2) 3) 4) Plan to Establish Gobar Gas power plant. Status: Have created a group for the Pinjrapole society on Facebook and will be posting updates on animal rights and environmental issues regularly. Try to organize an event where citizens of Mysore can plant trees in the Pinjrapole grounds.
Activities planned by the students and its status
Plans for Pinjrapole Society: 1. 3. 5.
The financial strength was the donations received from Organizations like Hindu Parishad. Organize events where the Pinjrapole members can reach out to students on our
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. Status: have approached the nurseries and have selected the appropriate seedlings.
Day after Day. Will plant once there is approval from the society. (Yet to plan the logistics) 6. Plant trees in the Pinjrapole grounds. Hence liberal contributions are solicited from philanthropist interested in wellbeing of hapless animals and seeking punyoparjan. Permanent sheds for 5000 animals. Status: Have contacted Animal Aid Alliance of Bangalore and have requested them to coordinate. Plantation of 2000 medicinal plants. amount received from the sale of milk. (https://www. from various members of the society. Campaign online on Facebook and Twitter and try to increase the reach of Pinjrapole society.facebook.com/groups/642469415820522/ ) 4. Rain water harvesting system. medical products from cow urine and sale of manure. 2. Connect with other animal rights groups across India and try to build a network to help Pinjrapole gain more popularity. Raise awareness about the importance of trees through the internet.SRP Interim Report
Acres to Mysore City Corporation from their Second Unit for the purpose of Kabini Water Project.
facebook. Create a Facebook page for Pinjrapole Mysore and post updates regularly about the activities undertaken by the society. 11. Discuss with the Ethics and values in management faculty and plan for a case study on Pinjrapole and the example it has been setting for Mysore. Status: Planning and organizing the session? 18. Status: planning 14. wristbands etc…) for the society that promotes the importance of taking care of animals and distribute this merchandise in college. Status: yet to consult the Ethics faculty.SRP Interim Report
college campus. Distribute e-books about the importance of plant and animal life on the college campus to raise awareness in students about issues of global warming and the necessity for trees. Videotape short films and distribute them online regarding the importance of animals and why we should care about them. 17. (Downloaded the required resources but yet to distribute) 8. 20. Setup a helpline number for Pinjrapole society. Organize a book-club in college that raises awareness about animal rights issues and environmental challenges. Try to organize a session on Vanamahotsava Day for the public. Yet to reach out to others. Status: Contacted The Toastmasters Club and discussing it further. Status: ongoing 13. Try to collaborate with The Toastmasters Club of SDM and organize a session about animal rights. Clean the manure and wash the Pinjrapole grounds to maintain the cleanliness of the institution. Status: ongoing 12. Design merchandise (T-shirts. Try to setup a more efficient distribution channel for the products sold by the
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. Status: Have e-mailed SPI and Dot Angle.com/groups/642469415820522/ ) 10. (Yet to plan) 7. Try to reach out to NGOs that fight for animal rights through the E-cell and gain experiential learning from them that could be implemented at Pinjrapole Status: Trying to filter out information about NGOs in and around Mysore. Status: will be conducted next week. 16. Coordinate with 25th Day Productions and try to screen films about dairy farming in India and the nefarious practices carried out by firms like Nandini. 15. (https://www. (Yet to organise) 9. Reach out the Corporate Society Responsibility (CSR) units of local companies in and around Mysore and try to raise awareness about the activities of Pinjrapole Society. 19.
Help in packaging the milk and dairy products for distribution. Status: will be conducted next week 24.
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. Status: will be conducted next week. Aid the injured animals and assist the veterinarian. Clean the temple on the grounds and make it more accessible. 23.SRP Interim Report
Pinjrapole society. Promote the activities of Pinjrapole society in college and through our social networks and recruit more volunteers. Status: will be conducted next week 25. 22. Help in the daily operations such as loading and unloading the hay. Status: planning 21. Status: will be conducted next week.