Cow Slaughter

Speaking at a book release function at his official residence on Saturday, the chief minister also underlined the religious importance of cows.

The UP Prevention of Cow Slaughter Act prohibits the slaughter of cows and their progeny in the state, with punishment of upto ten years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of up to Rs 5 lakh.

When asked about the BJP's stand on cow slaughter, he said the party endorses Mahatma Gandhi's views on the issue.

Shahjahanpur/Barabanki: Fire-brand Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Yogi Adityanath, on Monday claimed that another surgical strike will be conducted in Uttar Pradesh against people indulged in cow slaughter and rioters. The BJP parliamentarian, who addressed two back to back rallies here, said, “As our Army carried out a surgical strike against Pakistan, we will conduct …

Greater Noida: Tensions have been simmering in Bisahda village in Dadri after police on Tuesday said that it has not yet found any credible evidence of cow slaughter by Mohammad Akhlaq’s family. Police also denied the rumours that the investigating team is nearing towards a closure report in the case. What the Dadri Circle Officer …

Muzaffarnagar: Communal tension on Saturday gripped Kadhli village in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh after a house, where a cow was allegedly slaughtered, was attacked by a mob. Four members of the accused family have been booked by the police. The commotion erupted when an enraged group of locals gathered outside one Zeeshan Qureshi’s house …