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Day 1 of Yogi Adityanath: 2 Allahabad slaughterhouses sealed

Almost an year ago, NGT had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said

Press Trust of India  |  Allahabad 

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Two were sealed by the authorities in Allahabad on Sunday night, a development that came within hours of Bharatiya Janata Party leader taking over as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

Almost an year ago, the Green Tribunal (NGT) had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said.

“We sealed one slaughterhouse each in Atala locality of the city and at Naini, on the outskirts, last night. The had ordered closure of these in May, 2016,” the district’s Veterinary Officer said.

He said the step was taken “following reports that though these had been shown as shut on paper, business was running there as usual”.

Goyal said the had similarly recommended closure of another slaughterhouse in the area but as there have been no reports of illegal business, his department had requested the police to keep a watch.

Significantly, the action was taken within hours of the swearing-in of a new Cabinet in the state.


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Day 1 of Yogi Adityanath: 2 Allahabad slaughterhouses sealed

Almost an year ago, NGT had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said

Almost an year ago, NGT had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said
Two were sealed by the authorities in Allahabad on Sunday night, a development that came within hours of Bharatiya Janata Party leader taking over as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

Almost an year ago, the Green Tribunal (NGT) had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said.

“We sealed one slaughterhouse each in Atala locality of the city and at Naini, on the outskirts, last night. The had ordered closure of these in May, 2016,” the district’s Veterinary Officer said.

He said the step was taken “following reports that though these had been shown as shut on paper, business was running there as usual”.

Goyal said the had similarly recommended closure of another slaughterhouse in the area but as there have been no reports of illegal business, his department had requested the police to keep a watch.

Significantly, the action was taken within hours of the swearing-in of a new Cabinet in the state.


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Day 1 of Yogi Adityanath: 2 Allahabad slaughterhouses sealed

Almost an year ago, NGT had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said

Two were sealed by the authorities in Allahabad on Sunday night, a development that came within hours of Bharatiya Janata Party leader taking over as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

Almost an year ago, the Green Tribunal (NGT) had ordered the closure of these two slaughterhouses, an official said.

“We sealed one slaughterhouse each in Atala locality of the city and at Naini, on the outskirts, last night. The had ordered closure of these in May, 2016,” the district’s Veterinary Officer said.

He said the step was taken “following reports that though these had been shown as shut on paper, business was running there as usual”.

Goyal said the had similarly recommended closure of another slaughterhouse in the area but as there have been no reports of illegal business, his department had requested the police to keep a watch.

Significantly, the action was taken within hours of the swearing-in of a new Cabinet in the state.


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