Anti-cow slaughter Bill to be introduced in winter session: Prabhu Chauhan

Tuesday, 24 Nov, 9.38 pm

A Bill to prohibit cow slaughter and consumption of beef will be tabled in the upcoming winter session of the legislature starting December 7, Karnataka Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Chauhan said Tuesday.

The Karnataka Prevention of Cow Slaughter and Cattle Preservation (Amendment) Bill has been discussed with experts and officials, according to the minister.

"Deliberations were held with the chief minister regarding the Bill and all necessary preparations are in place to table it," Chauhan said, adding that the government also studied legislations enacted in other Indian states.