'When there were no buffaloes in our country, there were only cows. Even doctors say that after mother's milk, it is the milk of an Indian cow which is the best for a newborn baby,' the Union Minister said.
The case was registered on Saturday against 25 identified and 125 unidentified persons under sections 188 (disobedience) and 269 (act likely to spread infection) of the IPC and section 3 of the Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897, after a video of the incident went viral on social media.
Kerala tourism department was in the eye of a storm recently over a ‘beef tweet’ from its official Twitter handle. In an exclusive interview to Outlook, Kerala Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran pins the blame on communal groups for the controversy.