The Uttarakhand authorities Wednesday declared all city native our bodies underneath Haridwar district “slaughterhouse-free” areas, and likewise cancelled clearances earlier issued to function slaughterhouses.
There are two municipal firms, two nagar palika parishads and 5 nagar panchayats underneath Haridwar district. The City Improvement division slaughterhouse notification comes forward of the Kumbh Mela.
BJP MLAs from the world had two days earlier given a letter to Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, demanding that slaughterhouses not be allowed in a “non secular metropolis like Haridwar”.
BJP MLA from Laksar in Haridwar instructed The Indian The Press Reporter that get together MLAs had objection over a slaughterhouse developing within the Manglaur nagar palika parishad. “Licence to arrange that slaughter was issued by the earlier authorities (Congress). It has a capability to slaughter round 550 animals every day, and was going to start out operations quickly. However now its clearance has been cancelled. There isn’t a slaughterhouse in some other space of Haridwar,” Gupta stated.
Cupboard Minister for tradition and tourism, Satpal Maharaj, stated he had requested the CM to cease the operation of the slaughterhouse.
In a video message, Satpal Maharaj stated, “Haridwar is an abode of god and we’re celebrating the holy Kumbh there nowadays. A slaughterhouse was about to be opened there with the capability to slaughter round 500 cows every day. I requested the Chief Minister to cease this. He accepted the request. The holiness of Haridwar might be maintained now, and Haridwar will develop.”