Indian Gujarat greenlights life sentence for cow slaughter - The Express Tribune

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat on Friday increased the punishment for cow slaughter from seven years to life imprisonment as Hindu hardliners push for tougher protections for the holy animal. Under the ...and more »

Indian state is expanding penalty for killing a cow to life in prison - OCRegister

A cow walks in front of Tundey Kababi, a 105-year-old kabab institution in Lucknow that has had to pull its top-selling spiced buffalo meat fare item from the menu because of the shortage of meat, in Lucknow, India, Friday, March 31, 2017. After the ...and more »

Gujarat to tighten cow slaughter law - The Hindu

A cow walks past a closed slaughterhouse in Allahabad. Picture is for representational purposes only. | Photo Credit: Reuters · Mahesh Langa. AHMEDABAD March 31, 2017 13:57 IST. Updated: April 01, 2017 00:37 IST. more-in ...and more »

Life term for killing cows in Guj - Mumbai Mirror

BJP-ruled state also approves 10-year jail for the transportation, storage and sale of beef. AHMEDABAD In a move that makes Gujarat the toughest enforcer of anti-cow slaughter law, the state Assembly on Friday approved a bill that introduces life term ...and more »

Gujarat to punish cow slaughter with 14-year jail - Times of India

GANDHINAGAR: Gujarat has adopted the toughest law against cow slaughter in the country. From now, the crime will be punishable with a 14-year jail term. The state government cleared on Friday the Gujarat Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill, 2017, ...and more »

In Gujarat, life term for cow slaughter - Deccan Herald

The bill also has provisions for financial penalty between Rs 1 lakh and Rs 5 lakh for such a crime. DH file photo. The Gujarat Assembly on Friday passed the Gujarat Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act, 2017, introducing life term for those found ...and more »

Life term for killing cows, CM Vijay Rupani says want 'vegetarian' Gujarat - The Indian Express

Rupani also described Gujarat as a “unique state”, which followed the tenets of Mahatma Gandhi — “non-violence and truth”. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. Written by Parimal A Dabhi | Gandhinagar | Published:April 1, 2017 3:25 am.and more »

Gujarat makes law to jail cow-killers for life - The Asian Age

The new law also has a provision for ten-year imprisonment for transportation, storage or sale of beef. Cow slaughter is also a non-bailable offence now. (Representational Image). New Delhi/Ahmedabad: Poll-bound Gujarat has become the first state in ...and more »

Now, life term for cow slaughter in Gujarat - The Tribune

The Gujarat Assembly today passed a Bill enhancing the punishment for cow slaughter to life term and fine up to Rs 5 lakh for effective deterrence against the illegal practice in the state. The Gujarat Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act, 2017, ...and more »

BJP sets prelude to upcoming polls in Gujarat, makes cow slaughter akin to murder - Firstpost

Cow slaughter in Gujarat is now as monstrous a crime as murdering a human being. The new bill as passed by the state assembly on Friday puts the state on having the most stringent law, once it is signed by the governor and notified, in this regard ...and more »