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At this dairy in UP, stray cattle are no longer stray, farmers fighting hordes

On Tuesday, the state government imposed a 0.5 per cent cow welfare cess on excise items to fund such shelters after widespread anger in western UP, where villagers have started herding strays to schools in Agra, Aligarh and Mathura.

UP Cabinet decides to set up cow sheds for stray cattle

The state cabinet meeting, presided by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, okayed the plan and said a 'cow welfare cess" will be imposed for the same, a government spokesman said. The official said temporary cow sheds (gaushalas) will be opened in all villages, panchayats, municipalities, nagar panchayats and municipal corporations.


Gujarat: Train mows down 11 cows in Dahej

Acting on the complaint lodged by the sarpanch, police on Tuesday said that they have launched a probe and will soon be questioning the driver of the goods train.

MP House debates stray cows, BJP MLAs say a ‘problem’

The resolution, moved by veteran BJP MLA Shankarlal Tiwari, sought an end to the centuries-old practice of ‘era’, where farmers let loose their cows post-harvest to allow them to graze. The practice, members said, was adding to the number of stray cows.

Stray cows on the rise in Bundelkhand, farmers bear brunt

As Bundelkhand faces yet another drought and farmers struggle to provide fodder for their cattle, the number of stray animals, mostly cows and its progeny, in the region is becoming a cause for concern. The district administration of Mahoba, the worst-affected among seven Bundelkhand districts, claims that nearly 80 per cent of 2.16 lakh cows […]

Not only plastic, stray cows eat many things injurious to health: Gaushala caretakers

Stray cows consume highly toxic vermillion, copper coins and even iron nails which cause serious injuries to their intestines.