“Cow Our Mother, Slaughter Must Stop,” Says Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma

"Cow is our mother. we'll not enable cows to be contraband in from West Bengal. Those places wherever cows square measure adored, beef should not be consumed," aforementioned Himanta Biswa Sarma.

Cow Our Mother, Slaughter Must Stop, Says Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma
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Guwahati: Himanta Biswa Sarma on the ultimate day of his initial assembly session when changing into Chief Minister of the state this weekday aforesaid the govt would take each action within the extent of the constitution to safeguard cows within the state.

Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi throughout his welcome speech on the primary day of the Assembly last Friday had aforesaid that the Assam state government plans to introduce Cow Protection Bill to be passed within the next session of the Assembly.

“Cow is our mother. we are going to not enable cows to be illegal in from the state. In those places where cows area unit adored, beef should not be consumed. It doesn’t mean that everyone has got to surrender and alter habits all of a fast,” aforesaid man Sarma.

Sighting the statement of Darul Uloom, associate Islamic society from Lucknow on maintaining sensitivity whereas overwhelming beef in places wherever non-consumers area unit in the majority, man Sarma aforesaid, “There isn’t any want for a Madina building (indicating food joints that serve beef) in Fancy Bazar or in Gandhibasti or Santipur (locations in Guwahati) as there’s sensitivity. However, we will charm to folks to relinquish up wherever there’s no sensitivity.”

He said, “Under the Directive principles of state policy below the Constitution, cow slaughter should be stopped. No black corporate trust of cow trade is allowed.”


The province cows Preservation Act, prohibition cow slaughter was enacted method back in 1950, however, Section five permits the slaughter of cows on the supply of “fit-for-slaughter” certificates. These certificates is issued by veterinarians if the bovines area unit over fourteen years elderly or became for good incapacitated for work or breeding because of injury, deformity, or any incurable sickness. Section vi says bovines are slaughtered solely in places nominative by authorities, however, Section thirteen waives this rule throughout Eid.

Mr. Sarma more aforesaid, “Karim Uddin Barbhuiya All Bharat United Democratic Front (AIUDF) MLA took oath within the name of “Allah” within the state assembly within the Sanskrit language, this language may be an image of culture and civilization.”

The Chief Minister got major support from BJP MLA Jayanta Mallah Baruah and alternative party leaders throughout the session.

However, from the opposition, AIUDF MLA Aminul Islam aforesaid the govt should make sure that the passing of such associate act shouldn’t produce to wow vigilance man teams “as it had been the case in many components of the country” during which, folks have round-faced mob attacks.

News Source: ndtv.com