Uttar Pradesh’s stray cattle adoption 50% below target
“A total of 43,103 stray cattle have been adopted as on January 16. The adoption had slowed due to cold but it is expected to pick up once the weather turns warmer. We expect to meet the target by March 15,” animal husbandry department additional director Arvind Singh told ET.
Two Chinese drones seized in Punjab, soldier among 3 held
Punjab Police on Friday seized two highly sophisticated Chinese-made drones and arr...
Facial recognition for cows: Why is Mooofarm giving cattle a digital identity?
Agritech startup Mooofarm claims to have 95% accuracy in disti...
Myanmar, Bangladesh new favoured route for gold smugglers
DRI seized 212 kilos of contraband gold in Mumbai in fiscal year 2019 (FY19) and, in the current fiscal to date, the tally in the city stands at 132 kilos.
West Bengal: 3 dead, 1 injured in socket bomb explosion in Farzipara
Three people died and another sustained injuries after a socket bomb hidden in a bucket by cattle smugglers exploded near border outpost (BO...
BSF South Bengal struggling to maintain seized cattle
In a press conference on Wednesday, the Inspector-General of BSF (South Bengal Frontier), YB Khurania revealed that BSF currently has around 2700 cattle still in their custody out of more than 19000 seized by them this year till August.
BSF jawan gets injured in a tussle with cattle smugglers
The smugglers, 25 in number, were equipped with country made bombs, sharpe edged weapons, sticks, high beam torches. Some members of the group were Indian, BSF said.
Livestock population up by 4.6%; cow count rises by 18%
From 512 million in 2012 to nearly 536 million in 2019, the livestock population has increased by 4.6%, as per the 20th livestock census. Cows account for over one-fourth of the total livestock population & increase 18% from the previous census.
NSA reaches out to people in Anantnag, interacts with cattle traders, locals
According to officials, the NSA on Saturday stopped at a cattle market set up in Anantnag-- a hotbed of terrorist activities.
Assam police arrest cattle smuggling kingpin
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has ordered a crackdown in the illegal cattle cartel.
2017 Alwar lynching: Pehlu Khan chargesheeted posthumously for smuggling cattle
Rajasthan Police on Saturday filed a chargesheet against Pehlu Khan and his two sons for cow smuggling. Pehlu was beaten to death by a mob i...
UP govt to pay Rs 30 a day to tend stray cattle: Shrikant Sharma
The money will be directly credited to bank accounts of those who tend stray animals, he said, adding the payments will be made every third month.
Prayagraj: Out to arrest cow smuggler police team attacked, 7 personnel injured
The incident occurred in Mariyadih village of the district where the police team was visiting to arrest an absconding accused.
Yogi's new scheme for cow welfare to generate jobs
The state government has approved the "Mukhya Mantri Be-sahara Gau-Vansh Sahbhagita Yojana".
4 alleged cattle smugglers assaulted by mob in UP's Hathras district
The incident took place in Hathras and is the latest in a series of mob attacks that have become quite frequent in various parts of the country.
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