VILLAGERS are flocking to worship a deformed calf born with “human” features – because they believe it is a god.
Locals believe the freak birth is a sign – and are praising the misshapen animal as an incarnation of the Hindu god Lord Vishnu.
The cow – which died shortly after birth – has been covered with flower garlands and placed in a glass display case.
Now villagers are streaming to to Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, northern India, to pay their respects.
Mahesh Kathuria, 50, who came to see the calf, said: "God has taken birth from the body of a local cow.