Bombay High Court dismisses plea to re-start cockfight sport in Maharashtra

The Court said that cockfight is an extremely gory sport and it is impossible to avoid serious injuries to the birds even if safeguards are taken.
Nagpur Bench, Bombay High Court
Nagpur Bench, Bombay High Court

The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court last week dismissed a public interest litigation petition seeking to re-start the traditional sport of cockfight in the State of Maharashtra [Gajendra Dilip Chacharkar v. UOI & Ors.].

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