30 September, 2020

Beauty Queen For Rs 51 Lakh

Illustration by Saahil
Beauty Queen For Rs 51 Lakh

When Saraswati came on stage, admiration and envy suffused the air. Such was the pull of the beauty pageant winner that Pavitra Singh of Ludhiana could not resist purchasing her for a queenly sum of Rs 51 lakh. What’s so special about Saraswati, you ask? Well, she had set a world record by producing 32.066 kilo of milk at one go at a dairy expo in 2019. A Murrah buffalo, she unseated the reigning queen, a buffalo in Pakistan who until then had yielded the most milk. Naturally, Saraswati’s entire family is basking in her glory. Not only are her progeny much sought after, even her son’s seeds are highly prized.



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