This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Kerala govt prohibits slaughter of pregnant cows

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 14:40

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress-led UDF government in Kerala Wednesday decided to ban the slaughter of pregnant cows.

A notification would be issued and if necessary amendments would be made to the concerned laws, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy told reporters after a cabinet meeting here.

The decision was taken because of a common view that the slaughter of such cows was a cruel act, Chandy said, adding that the ban would also apply to goats and other cattle.


For more news in Malayalam, click

First Published: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 14:40

More from zeenews

comments powered by Disqus