Amid the bedlam, the anti-cow slaughter bill changed into once passed within the Karnataka Assembly on Wednesday, with the Congress members staging a walkout in mutter.
“Slaughter of cows and calves no longer allowed. Slaughter of buffaloes above 13 years allowed. Illegal promoting, transportation or culling of cows made punishable. If a cow has contacted a illness which is ready to unfold to other cattle then it would perchance well well perchance be culled/slaughtered,” Karnataka Minister JC Madhuswamy told news company ANI.
The bill known as the Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Invoice-2020 seeks a whole ban on the slaughter of cows within the negate and stringent punishment to other folk who indulge in smuggling, unlawful transportation, atrocities on cows and slaughtering them, BJP sources told news company PTI.
“Certain, the bill has been passed within the Assembly,” Karnataka Rules and Parliamentary Affairs Minister J C Madhuswamy told PTI. Moreover cows and calves, the bill also intends to give protection to buffaloes and their calves decrease than 12 years of age.
There could be a provision to position up special courts for the like a flash trial of the accused other folk. It also makes provision for environment up Goshala or cattle-sheds for the protection of livestock. Police were given powers to habits checking. The law also offers protection to other folk who give protection to this livestock.
The bill changed into once passed with out any discussion as there changed into once a din within the Dwelling. The Congress later staged a walkout in mutter.
Earlier, when Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Chavan tabled the bill within the night, Congress MLAs led by the chief of the opposition Siddaramaiah trooped into the neatly of the Dwelling. They alleged the bill changed into once no longer mentioned for tabling within the Industry Advisory Committee meeting. “We had mentioned the day prior to this that current bills is no longer going to be tabled. We had agreed that nearly all efficient the ordinances would perchance be passed.
Now he (Prabhu Chavan) has all-of-a-unexpected presented this anti-cow slaughter bill,” Siddaramaiah stated. On the different hand, Speaker Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri stated he had clearly stated within the meeting that most critical bills would perchance be tabled on Wednesday and Thursday.
Now not convinced with the answer, the Congress MLAs trooped into the neatly of the Dwelling and raised slogans in opposition to the BJP authorities. The BJP has been saying the bill is to give protection to the cows that are holy to the Hindus.
To manufacture the provisions of the proposed law stringent, Chavan had referred to equal prison guidelines in Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat. A team of officers led by Chavan had no longer too lengthy ago visited Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat, the place the law has been enacted, to imagine its implementation.
with extra inputs from news company PTI