New Delhi: Slaughtering in the open or leaving carcasses exposed within a 15 km radius of an airport will now attract a hefty fine along with imprisonment of up to three months. Since these activities attract birds and have made bird hits quite common

Though meat traders have called of their strike and agreed to work at the Ghazipur slaughterhouse, illegal slaughtering is on the rise in various areas of the Capital, say sources.

According to them, most of the illegal slaughtering is being done in Seelampur, Jafrabad, Okhla, Khureji and some other areas.

30% Have Already Shifted, Mutton Supplies Will Resume From Today

New Delhi: Idgah butchers called off their strike on Thursday, ending a fortnightlong tussle between them and Municipal Corporation of Delhi over the issue of shifting to the Ghazipur abattoir. According to the butchers, around 30% of the meat traders had shifted to Ghazipur till Thursday evening.

New Delhi: The continuing strike by Idgah butchers, who are protesting against MCD

The newly constructed Ghazipur slaughterhouse continues to be mired in controversy with the Quresh (slaughter) community now challenging its hygiene, capacity and other facilities.

Forest department asks police to step up vigil at pandals to save egrets and storks from being killed to decorate dhaks
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NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Atul Kumar Gupta has assured the National Human Rights Commission that the State Government will work out an action plan within a week for removal of illegal furnaces and an abattoir in Meerut and submit it to the Commission.

The failures of MCD to make functional the Ghazipur slaughterhouse constructed at Rs 132 crore notwithstanding, the civic body has now decided to put in Rs 87 lakh more for the identification and segregation of unhealthy and wounded animals.

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed all local self-government bodies in the State to establish slaughterhouses within their limits and report to the court within six months. The court also directed the State Government to express its view in the matter.

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NEW DELHI: The National Human Rights Commission has directed Meerut