Some government officials refer to Christians in a despicable manner and few bureaucrats even call them "pig-eaters", Caitu Silva, a legislator of the ruling coalition said in the state Assembly.
Russia banned pork imports from EU member states last week after the African swine fever virus infections were reported.
An Islamic school and a Catholic church in western Sydney have been attacked with pigs` heads.
The number of dead pigs found floating in Shanghai`s waterways is approaching 15,000, but a newspaper has claimed that the government is concealing the true tally.
An international group of scientists has decoded the DNA of the domestic pig, research that may one day prove useful in finding new treatments for both pigs and people.
Day in Pics: 1st April
Showbiz World - April 1, 2015
Katrina Kaif’s wax statue at Madame Tussauds unveiled!