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After Huge Public Outrage, Nagaland Is Considering A Ban On Dog Meat…600 supporters of this page shared this article on 14th of this month..THANKYOU!!..Please keep signing the PETITION below and share post..We need to keep the pressure on
The Nagaland government is in the process of banning the use of dog meat as food in the state and directives have been issued to the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) to this effect.The State Cabinet has not yet taken any decision on the matter but the government through a letter issued by Joint Secretary Obangla Jamir, has asked the Joint Director of Directorate of Municipal Affairs to issue an order to all the ULBs to give wide publicity to care for animals and also to issue an order to stop capture of dogs for the purpose of slaughter and meat.At a time when minority communities like Christians and Muslims are opposing ban on cow meat in the country, the Government of Nagaland has decided to look at the possibility of banning of dog meat in the State.The meeting was attended by officials from Veterinary & Animal Husbandry, Health and Family Welfare and Municipal Affairs. The meeting discussed all aspects of the legal notice. Sources said views and opinions were shared by Municipal Affairs, Veterinary & Animal Husbandry and Health & Family Welfare Department on Food Safety Standard and Prevention of Cruelty to Animal related to the illegal transportation, killing and consumption of dog meat.
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