Meat anathema reaches Haryana as Fatehabad prohibits beef massacre and sale during Jain festival

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Fatehabad: Joining a list of authorities that have taboo beef sale in perspective of eremite observances, Fatehabad Municipal Council (FMC) has criminialized a massacre of animals for 9 days on comment of a Jain ‘Paryushan Parv’ festival.

The notice released by FMC to slaughterhouse owners has warned them of authorised movement in box they violate a order, that came into outcome on Friday.

The pierce by a county physique comes even as a quarrel has erupted over beef sale anathema in some tools of Maharashtra and Rajasthan during a Jain festival.

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Chhattisgarh supervision on Friday had ordered cessation of sale of meat for a eight-day-long fasting duration and ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ festival while a Ludhiana Police Commissionerate imposed a one-day anathema on a sale of non-vegetarian equipment during a Jain festival of ‘Samvatsari’ on 17 September.

However, a pivotal metropolitan physique in Mumbai n Friday withdrew a anathema on massacre and sale of beef for dual days in a arise of widespread protests and critique as good from high court, that pronounced such restrictions can't be imposed in a city like Mumbai. The county body’s preference means that a Maharashtra state collateral will now go but beef usually on  17 September.

The sequence by FMC evoked pointy reactions from a Meat Market Association here, whose orator Salim pronounced that they hold a criticism over that outward their shops.

“This is a initial time that such a anathema sequence has been issued. It is ironical because no such sequence is released during Navratri,” Salim told reporters.

The state supervision had final month asked a officers endangered to interest to slaughterhouse owners in a state to stay sealed for business between Sep 11 and 19 in perspective of Paryushan Parv.

Noting that a nine-day annual festival is celebrated by a Jain village for “self-purification”, Haryana Urban Local Bodies Minister Kavita Jain had progressing pronounced that a commissioners of metropolitan companies and emissary commissioners, executive officers of metropolitan councils and municipalities have been asked to interest to a owners of slaughterhouses not to massacre animals during that period.

The apportion had pronounced that member of Jain village had met her and urged her to anathema massacre of animals during a festival. She serve pronounced that a festival was one of non-violence and loyalty and is for bringing assent in society.