The literature festival was the first such event organised by the BJP government in 11 years.
The minister also exuded confidence that the government will be able to introduce the GST Bill in the ongoing Winter session.
The law was amended in 2010 and cow-slaughter was made a punishable offence in the state with a jail term ranging from one to seven years.
Outgoing chairman Javed Shroff has called the move a political vendetta.
Court asked the law officer to consult the Police in this regard and fixed the matter for hearing on December 18.
It was on the day of MGNREGA protests with earthen pots that the narrative did not go as planned.
BMS general secretary Upadhyay said the organisation had approached Prasad as ‘an injustice (was) done to it.’
The step is a measure to give a fillip to contracting excise duty collection, which contracted 0.6 per cent during the April-September period.
In a meeting on Tuesday, the Cabinet also cleared changes to ensure severe punishment for those raising illegal deposits from the public.
Shah said the seminar will be be held “at AMU at an early date despite some reservations on this move by some student leaders.
Later in the day, another Maken tweet alleged the BJP government has “performed at an average, one #UTurn every week”.
Law Ministry has relied on 2008 revised guidelines under which failure to furnish returns has been treated as a ‘non-technical’ offence.
The government assured the House that the interest of unorganised sectors would be safeguarded.
Arun Jaitley maintained in RS that bringing back black money stashed abroad was a procedure which would take time.
Fadnavis assured them that the project will not be taken back to the drawing board.