Breaking: Rajasthan High Court urges Centre to make cow India's national animal [Read judgment]

Aditya AK May 31 2017

Even as stories related to cow slaughter continue to dominate the news, the Jaipur Bench of the Rajasthan High Court today urged the Centre to christen the Cow as India's national animal.

The suggestions were made by Justice Mahesh Chandra Sharma in a petition filed in 2010 seeking protection of cows kept in the state's Hingonia Goshala and other cattle shelters.

The 193-page judgment penned in Hindi also urges that the cow be given the status of a . . .

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