The accused traders had brought about 80 kgs of beef in their van from Bandega village in the neighbouring Sundargarh district of Odisha to allegedly sell it in the bordering villages.
The All India Jamiatul Quresh Action Committee (AIJQAC) has decided to form ‘gau rakshak committee’ to spread message among people to desist from slaughtering of cows.
Even though India has ‘banned’ cow slaughter in most parts and vigilantism is on the rise, the meat mafia is thriving, especially for the Bangladeshi beef market. And for the holy cow, it’s just anoth
After Kerala chief minister Pinyari Vijayan, his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee slammed Centre’s decision to ban cattle sale for slaughter.
Police and forest officials said that apart from the fact that slaughtering of animals has been a tribal tradition for generations in the region, there is skeletal staff to enforce the new rules.