At a time when conflicts over beef, cow slaughter and meat exports are on the rise, the ministry of environment, forests and climate change (MoEF&CC) has brought out fresh norms to tighten poll

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Jasvir Vs. U.P.P.C.B. & Ors. dated 16/09/2015 regarding running of a slaughter house without a rendering plant for the proper disposal of the offal products, Uttar Pradesh. 

Nagpur: Another goof-up by Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) at Bhandewadi area has come to the fore.

Order of the Bombay High Court in the matter of The Bombay Mutton Dealer Association and Others vs The State of Maharashtra and Others dated 11/09/2015 regarding ban of sale of meat on 13 and 18 September 2015, Mumbai.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Southern Zone, Chennai) in the matter of People for Cattle in India Vs. The Commissioner,of Chennai dated 04/09/2015 regarding discharge of trade effluent by slaughter houses in Chennai.

Permits for most city hospitals ran out in 2014. Until July, more than 85 hospitals and clinics had not applied for re-authorisation, the official said.

“Ensure meat shops are properly regulated”

The National Green Tribunal today imposed a ban on all illegal slaughter houses in Uttar Pradesh and directed state authorities to ensure there is proper regulation of meat shops.

The NGT reiterated that slaughterhouses in Ghaziabad, Hapur and Meerut that operate in the open will only be allowed to function after it obtains the necessary consent from relevant authorities.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Krishankant Singh Hoon & Anr. Vs. Union of India & Ors dated 12/05/2015 regarding slaughter houses running illegally in Uttar Pradesh and primarily relates to Gaziabad, Meerut and Hapur.

It was decided that: