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Jan 23, 2019
'Cow vigilantes' beat 24-year-old cattle trader for 2 hours in Rohtak, police chain victim instead of taking him to hospitalNaushad Muhammed, a dairy worker, was thrashed by alleged cow vigilantes on the suspicion that he was transporting cows for slaughter, but his employer said he was transporting buffaloes for trade.
Aug 21, 2018
BJP MLA Raja Singh taken into preventive custody after planning protest to demand release of 'gau rakshaks'BJP MLA Raja Singh has been taken into preventive custody by Hyderabad police on Tuesday. He had been planning to protest in front of police commissioner's office, demanding release of 'gau rakshaks' from police custody
Oct 04, 2017
Narendra Modi govt's crackdown on Muslim-run leather units hits jobs, dents exports by over 13%The drop in exports of shoes and leather garments comes as a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has sought to create millions of jobs by more than doubling the leather industry’s revenues to $27 billion by 2020.
Sep 22, 2017
Supreme Court asks state governments to ensure compensation for victims of cow vigilantismSupreme Court on Friday said that states were obliged to compensate the victims of cow vigilante groups and asked all of them to file a report on the compliance of its order.
Jun 29, 2017
Hours after Modi's warning to cow vigilantes, man killed in Jharkhand for allegedly carrying beefA Jharkhand man, identified as Alimuddin alias Asgar Ansari, accused of carrying beef, was beaten to death on Thursday in Ramgarh district.
May 30, 2017
Cattle trade ban to halt beef exports, lead to job losses; Quresh committee, others to move SCPrime Minister Narendra Modi's government decreed animal markets will only be able to trade cattle for agricultural purposes such as ploughing and dairy production.
Apr 25, 2017
Gau rakshaks attack Muslim family in Kashmir: Outdated laws used to target cow-herders in Jammu?In October 2015, three persons, including a policeman, received burn injuries after a Kashmir bound truck carrying the cattle was attacked with a petrol bomb at Udhampur.
Apr 10, 2017
Rajnath Singh likely to discuss Alwar lynching in Parliament todayThe issue of lynching of a Muslim man in Rajasthan's Alwar district by cow vigilantes, is likely to echo in the Parliament on Monday, with the Congress blaming an "organised gang" behind the unfortunate incident.
Feb 22, 2017
Amnesty International criticises India's sedition law, mentions cow vigilantism, Kashmir in reportThe report also highlighted the consequences of the Indian government's move to ban large currency notes.
Aug 10, 2016
Despite PM Modi's criticism of cow vigilantism, cow census in West Bengal to continueNotwithstanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's criticism of the cow vigilante groups, the Cow Protection Cell in West Bengal, which is conducting a census of the animal in the state, on Tuesday said it would continue with the exercise.