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Aug 21, 2018
Bakrid in Uttar Pradesh: Muslims divided on Yogi Adityanath's instructions disallowing animal sacrifice in openThis Bakrid, Yogi Adiytanath ordered that animal sacrifice will be allowed only within the premises of homes, not on roads and open spaces in Uttar Pradesh.
May 31, 2017
Cattle slaughter ban comes up against tradition in Assam's Kamakhya temple: BJP caught in Catch-22 situationThe BJP government in Assam may find it hard to enforce the ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, given the age-old tradition of buffalo sacrifice followed at the venerable Kamakhya Hindu temple
May 27, 2017
Ban on cattle trade: Govt clarifies that rules modified to end animal crueltyIn wake of the outcry over amended rules on cattle sale, the government on Saturday clarified that the modifications were done to prevent cruelty to animals in cattle markets and not to regulate cattle traded for slaughterhouses.
Jul 29, 2015
Nepal's 300-year-old Gadhimai festival discontinues animal sacrificeIn a significant move that will save the lives of millions of animals, the practice of sacrifice has been banned at Nepal’s Gadhimai festival, the world’s biggest animal sacrifice event held every five years.
Nov 20, 2014
Nepal's sacrifice ritual: Cops arrest 47, seize 271 animalsThe authorities in Bihar have arrested 47 people and confiscated 271 animals along the India-Nepal border ahead of animal sacrifice in Nepal's Gadhimai festival, an animal protection group said on Thursday.