June 19, 2021 5:31 am
At a hearing on May 17, the court had observed that provisions of the Act were wrongly invoked against 22-year-old Suraj, the applicant. The court gave the police two weeks to file a reply.
February 09, 2021 1:31 am
The Bill, which envisages a total ban on all cattle slaughter, was passed in the state Assembly on December 9 last year amid Opposition protest but was not tabled in the Council since BJP did not control the Upper House then.
December 10, 2020 8:34 am
The Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Bill, 2020, which envisages a ban on all forms of cattle slaughter and stringent punishment for offenders, is a revised version of a Bill that was passed in 2010 when the BJP was in power.
October 31, 2020 7:40 am
“Police sent its report to the district magistrate and on completion of due procedure, the DM has invoked NSA against the 11 accused,” said Praveen Singh Chauhan, Additional Superintendent of Police, Badaun.
October 27, 2020 11:28 am
The data show that closure reports were filed in 32 cases after the police failed to gather evidence against the accused.
September 20, 2020 4:18 am
Eight Bijnor policemen, including two sub-inspectors Irshad Ali and Nareshpal, were sent to the police lines on Saturday for alleged negligence and dereliction of duty. They may face suspension, said a police officer.
February 22, 2020 2:27 am
The petition claimed that these animals “continue to provide dung and urine that can either be used by farmers as manure and fertilizer, or can be sold by the owners...”
October 02, 2019 1:13 pm
A scrutiny of district court records by The Indian Express found that at least 53 people booked on charges of cow slaughter, or intent to slaughter cows under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, in 16 cases have been acquitted since 2018.
September 21, 2019 1:53 pm
The high court observed that the accused Salim Makrani is not alleged to have indulged in economic activity of animal slaughter, and therefore the court used “judicial discretion” to suspend his sentence.
July 17, 2019 7:05 am
According to villager, a crowd of around 60 to 70 people from Behta and surrounding villages were involved in the violence, which started around 10 am and lasted nearly one-and-a-half hours, they said. Heavy police force has been deployed in the area.
June 22, 2020 7:00 pm