By Murali Krishnan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2020 01:25 PM IST
The court was hearing a petition filed by an organisation, Akhand Bharat Morcha, challenging Section 28 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act which provides protection to various forms of killing of animals, including Halal.
By K A Y Dodhiya | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 05:53 PM IST
The counsel for the BMC told the division bench of justices SC Dharmadhikari and Gautam Patel that the civic body had issued 850 permissions for slaughtering animals outside abattoirs and designated places for Bakri Eid.
By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 01:24 AM IST
While the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has already issued such orders, the east and south corporation have been asked to take action on similar lines.
By K A Y Dodhiya | Hindustan Times,Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 11:49 AM IST
The High Court stated that permissions for slaughtering can only be given to societies or open spaces designated by the civic body, which are within a 1km radius of community centres and mosques.
By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Luxembourg
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2018 11:33 PM IST
The European Union’s top court ruled that animal slaughter without stunning can only occur in approved abattoirs, saying a ban on temporary slaughter houses does not violate Muslim religious freedom.