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19 Million Animals Saved? | Care2 Healthy Living

19 Million Animals Saved? | Care2 Healthy Living

Approximately 19 million animals are dissected in India each year for educational purposes, but that number might be reduced to zero due to a recent University Grants Commission (UGC) request to phase out their use in favor of educational technology such as CD-ROMs, films, charts and lifelike models. “By recommending the elimination of animal dissection, Indian’s top university governing body is doing everything possible to ensure that students use the most modern education tools possible, meaning computer models over animals”, said a representative of PETA India. (Source: onegreenplanet.org ) The animal rights organization ran an extensive campaign in India resulting in the UGC’s decision to recommend phasing out the practice of animal dissection. India has over 2.5 million undergraduate and graduate students in the life sciences, who use real animals to study, which is t...

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