Adnan Abidi / Reuters
In the Indian state of Rajasthan some of the Hindus beaten to death a Muslim, suspecting him of kontrabande cows. It is reported by Reuters on Saturday, July 21.
A farmer named Akbar and another man, who managed to escape, led the cow to his village when they were attacked at least five people. Arrived at the scene the police took Akbar, who called only my name in the hospital, but he died on the road. “We are investigating to arrest the suspects,” — said the Agency representative of the police.
Revenge for injury to cows has become a common phenomenon since then, as 2014 came to power Prime Minister modi and his Narendra Indian people’s party, which is often called the party of Indian nationalism.
In 2017 in the state of Gujarat has tightened the punishment for the murder of cattle to life imprisonment. In addition, it is also prohibited the transportation of livestock to the slaughter: in this case, the vehicle is confiscated and the violator will be fined in the amount of 100 thousand rupees (1.5 dollars).
The cow is a sacred animal for Hindus. The killing of cattle totally or partially banned in 20 of the 36 States and Union territories of India. To this bill for the crime was punishable by sentence of seven years imprisonment and a fine of 50 thousand rupees (about $ 700) for transporting the animal to the place of slaughter. However, living in India, the Muslim minority use beef to write and have been breeding cows, which are often victims of attacks by religious Hindus.
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