Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat sets up cowshed at official residence

"The cow is a symbol of our culture. Keeping a cow at home gives us great happiness and spiritual peace," said Trivendra Singh Rawat.

By: PTI | Dehradun | Published: June 9, 2017 5:10 pm
Trivendra Singh Rawat, Trivendra Singh Rawat cow shed, Uttarakhand, cow shed Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat (File Photo)

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Friday inaugurated a newly built cowshed at his official residence in Dehradun, describing cow as a symbol of Indian culture.

Accompanied by his wife Sunita, Rawat worshipped a cow and its calf kept in the cowshed to mark its opening. The couple caressed them and offered them a mix of jaggery and gram.

“The cow is a symbol of our culture. Keeping a cow at home gives us great happiness and spiritual peace,” he said.

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    RMR
    Jun 10, 2017 at 10:58 am
    Make compulsory. Every Hindu has to to keep cow in their houses. Distribute stray cows one each to every family and ask them to maintain. Let us see what will happen.
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    1. Paddy Singh
      Jun 10, 2017 at 1:27 am
      India is already or will soon be ruled by cows. Serve us right
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        Prakash
        Jun 9, 2017 at 11:47 pm
        Laluprasad two.
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        1. Shamsul Islam
          Jun 9, 2017 at 9:11 pm
          Now put a shed for home less human beings of hills also at your house, CM Saheb!
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            Indhiya kudi
            Jun 9, 2017 at 8:47 pm
            Is it the privilege of Lalu only? Many congressmen like Sitaram Kesari, Uma Shankar Dixit, Kamalapathi Tripathy also had cow sheds in their official residences
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