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May 27, 2017
Pinarayi Vijayan to Narendra Modi: Curb on cattle trade affects secular ethos of countryNew Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying imposing restrictions on cattle trade will affect the country's secular ethos and millions of livelihoods.
May 26, 2017
Centre restricts sale of cows for slaughter through live animal market: Not a blanket ban, provision ensures traceabilityThe provision restricting sale of cattle for slaughter through the live animal market aims to ensure that only healthy animals are traded for agricultural purposes. This restriction, however, is being misinterpreted as a blanket ban on cow slaughter.
May 26, 2017
Ban on cattle trade for slaughter in markets is a shocker to poor farmers and meat industrySlaughter houses gets only 10 percent of the cattle directly from farmers. The rest 90 percent is from mandis, according to meat exporters
May 26, 2017
Allahabad HC asks UP govt to explain its policy on grant of licenses to slaughterhousesThe court issued notice to the state government on a petition filed by a Jhansi resident about the non-issuance of license by the municipal corporation.
Apr 25, 2017
India should embrace dry dairy model to end illegal cow slaughter, benefit rural economiesThe dry dairy model has offered a solution with potential now and it remains to be seen whether states take this seriously and actually implement it to benefit village economies at scale.
Apr 11, 2017
Yogi Adityanath's crackdown on slaughterhouses: Despite licences, corrupt cops exploit meat-sellersHowever, in the urge to implement the 'rules' by the book, the state government has ended up encouraging the bureaucracy to exploit the call for implementation for 'law and order' by forcing even regular and license-holding meat sellers to cough up exorbitant amounts of money in bribes to keep their shops open.
Apr 10, 2017
Yogi Adityanath's crackdown on abattoirs: Religionising of plates must be countered by constitutional checks‘Firebrand’ Yogi Adityanath called for a crackdown on unlicensed abattoirs last month. The Allahabad High Court has held that the government of Uttar Pradesh cannot impose a complete prohibition on meat on a pretext of a crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses, and that it is accountable to its people for providing access to legal, healthy meat.
Mar 29, 2017
Gurugram: Shiv Sena forces over 300 meat shops, including KFC outlet, to down shutters for NavratriAfter the Uttar Pradesh government's crackdown on slaughter houses, on Wednesday, alleged members of Shiv Sena forced shut over 300 meat shops, including a KFC outlet in Gurugram for Navratri
Mar 27, 2017
UP meat-sellers on strike: A crisis is unfolding and Yogi Adityanath must get his act together soonYogi Adityanath’s government should have thought through well concerning various consequences of the slaughter ban before implementing the decision
Mar 22, 2017
UP CM Yogi Adityanath keeps BJP's poll promise: Anti-Romeo squads swing into action in LucknowYogi Adityanath issued orders to constitute "anti-Romeo squad" in 11 districts of the Lucknow zone to prevent eve-teasing.