The farmers were angry over lack of steps to protect their crops from damage by herds of stray cattle,
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma stressed the move as a way to end the slaughter of bulls by increasing the number of cows.
The proposed law prohibits selling and buying of beef in areas which are inhabited by ‘non-beef eating communities’ as well as within a radius of 5 km of any temple.
The Kerala State Livestock Development Board decided to adopt its pair of bulls for semen collection, giving a chance to bring back older breeds, whose genetic stock was not easily available
Those killed were identified as Jayed Hossain (30), Billal Miah (28) and Saiful Islam (18), all residents of Sonamura subdivision in the Sepahijala district.
The CBI also named Binay Mishra as a co-accused in its supplementary charge sheet filed in the cattle-smuggling case last month.
The CBI has also issued a lookout circular against Binay Mishra to prevent him from leaving the country.
CBI is conducting searches at two premises of TMC leader Vinay Mishra in Kolkata among other locations, they said.
'Population of indigenous cattle declined by 6% between 2012 and 2019. Meaning, the government's love for the cow is only on paper. It does not translate into increased productivity or fertility,' former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said.
The video of the uninvited attendee in the classroom has been going viral on the internet.
According to veterinary officer Hemant Kumar, the post-mortem of the cow carcasses was conducted by a three-member panel which found dog attack as the cause of deaths.
The incident took place in the wee hours at Paigambarpur village under Baniapur police station.
The incident came to light, when a group of cow protection unit of Gurugram received a tip-off about a gang, trying to sneak in with a beef consignment.
According to Article 21, every person with mental illness shall not only have a right to live with dignity but shall be protected from cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.
Referring to the mega animal fair being organised for the first time on 1800 acres of land here, he said "these animals don't go to cast their ballot. They are not anyone's voters."
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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