Supreme Court permits Jallikattu; upholds Tamil Nadu amendments to Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act

The Court also upheld laws allowing Kambala and bull cart racing in Karnataka and Maharashtra.
 Supreme Court and Jallikattu
Supreme Court and Jallikattu

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court Thursday upheld the validity of amendments made by Tamil Nadu to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (PCA Act), thereby permitting bovine sport Jallikattu. [Animal Welfare Board of India and ors vs Union of India and ors].

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