"This Is Not Democracy": Karnataka's Cow Slaughter Bill Provokes Fury | Read
PUBLISHED ON: December 10, 2020 | Duration: 1 min, 54 sec
Karnataka's controversial new cow protection act - which replaces legislation from 1964 that also prohibited the slaughter of cows - has been red-flagged for both tougher punishments and provisions that many are calling "undemocratic". The new act defines "cattle" as including cows, calves, bulls, bullocks, and male and female buffalos below 13 years. "Beef" is defined as the flesh of cattle in any form.