ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Demand for Total Ban on Cow Slaughter in Kerala and West Bengal-Some Observations

Vinoba Bhave's demand for banning cow slaughter in Kerala and West Bengal and his fast for gaining its acceptance raise three sets of issues; (a) the constitutional and legal basis of the demand, (b) its economic rationale, and (c) the political implications and possible consequences. This note examines these issues.



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