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Ban On Cattle Trade

All India Kisan Sabha members stage a demonstration against the government notification restricting Cattle Trade, in New Delhi.

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Hakim, a bishti, splashes water to keep cattle cool at Rs 10 per cow/buffalo.

Photograph by Jitender Gupta

BJP's Yuva morcha activists during their protest at Congress headquarters in New Delhi, against Cow Slaughter in Kerala.

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Policemen use water canon to disperse activists BJPs Yuva morcha activists during their protest at Congress headquarters in New Delhi against Cow Slaughter, in Kerala.

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Policemen use water canon to disperse activists BJPs Yuva morcha activists during their protest at Congress headquarters in New Delhi against Cow Slaughter, in Kerala.

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A stray cow walks past a bus stop in Allahabad. A new ban imposed by government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries. The rules, which took effect Friday, require that cattle traders pledge that any cows or buffalos sold are not intended for slaughter.

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A cow walks on a road in Allahabad. A new ban imposed by government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Stray cows rest on a road in Allahabad. As per the new rules, which took effect Friday, require that cattle traders pledge that any cows or buffalos sold are not intended for slaughter.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

A stray cow lies on a road in Allahabad. A new ban imposed by government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries. The rules, which took effect Friday, require that cattle traders pledge that any cows or buffalos sold are not intended for slaughter.

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Children play inside a deserted illegally operated slaughter house that has been shut by the government in Uttar Pradesh state, in Allahabad. A new rules, which took effect Friday, require that cattle traders pledge that any cows or buffalos sold are not intended for slaughter.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Muslim children play cricket inside a deserted illegally operated slaughter house that has been shut by the government in Uttar Pradesh state, in Allahabad.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Children play inside a deserted illegally operated slaughter house that has been shut by the Uttar Pradesh government, in Allahabad. A new ban imposed by NDA government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Butchers sit idle inside a meat shop in Allahabad. A new ban imposed by government on the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter to protect animals considered holy by many Hindus is drawing widespread protests from state governments and animal-related industries. The rules, which took effect Friday, require that cattle traders pledge that any cows or buffalos sold are not intended for slaughter.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Members of Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnettra Kalagham (TMMK) shout slogans during a protest against Union Government for banning cow slaughter and restrictions on sale of cattle, in Coimbatore.

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