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India: Beef Ban

India: Beef Ban

Aurangabad, India, March 2015:

Evening view of one of the many gates in Aurangabad, which is known as city of gates. Out of 52 gates date back Aurangzeb's time only 17 exist now.


In March 2015, Maharashtra government introduced a bill to ban slaughter of bulls and bullocks. This ban has been opposed by the muslim community (especially qureshi - the butcher community) as it impacts their lively hood.

Photo by Sami Siva for Foreign Policy