Bullock cart race: Bullock cart race hearing today, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu cases will be decided

Bullock Cart Race: Supreme Court today regarding bullock cart race in Maharashtra There will be a hearing before the constitution bench. Everyone is curious as to what will be the final verdict of the Constitutional Court in this regard. Jallikattu cases of Maharashtra as well as Karnataka and Tamil Nadu will be heard together today […]
 


Bullock cart race: Bullock cart race hearing today, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu cases will be decided

Bullock Cart Race: Supreme Court today regarding bullock cart race in Maharashtra There will be a hearing before the constitution bench. Everyone is curious as to what will be the final verdict of the Constitutional Court in this regard. Jallikattu cases of Maharashtra as well as Karnataka and Tamil Nadu will be heard together today before the Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court.

In December 2021, the Supreme Court lifted the ban on bullock cart races in Maharashtra. Rural Maharashtra has got a big relief from this decision. However, later petitions were filed challenging the relevant laws. The Supreme Court will hear on this today. The hearing has caught the attention of bullock cart owners as well as race lovers. In 2011, the High Court had banned the bullock cart race. Then on 20 April 2012, the state government issued a circular announcing that bullock cart races were banned in the state. After this, there was a continuous demand from the bullock cart lovers to start the bullock cart race. With all PuneAji and former public representatives of the district also urged the central government to lift the ban on this bullock cart race. Eventually, the Supreme Court lifted the ban on bullock cart races with conditions. After this, bullock cart races are being organized at many places in the state.

Jallikattu sports festival in Tamil Nadu in January

Meanwhile, Jallikattu, an adventure sports festival, is taking place in Tamil Nadu in January 2023. Against this backdrop, the lawyers appearing for the Tamil Nadu government on the petition filed in the Supreme Court against bullock cart racing and Jallikattu urged the court to hear the matter urgently. During this, the court had made it clear that since Jallikattu was organized in January, the matter would be heard immediately. Along with this, the lawyers were also instructed to submit the report soon. After that the matter will be heard today.

petitions challenging laws

Petitions challenging the respective laws of both the states of Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra have been filed in the Supreme Court. A group of petitioners led by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has sought repeal of the Jallikattu Act passed by the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Meanwhile, in November 2017, Maharashtra After the government passed the Bullock Cart Racing Act and the Bombay High Court suspended the act, the then state government constituted a committee in November 2017 to examine the running ability of bullocks to address the issue . Scholarly manner. This committee has submitted a report to the Hon’ble Supreme Court that the bull can run. Then on 16 December 2021, Justice Khanvilkar, Justice Ravikumar, Judge Maheshwari lifted the ban on bullock cart races with terms and conditions.

 

Bullock cart race: Bullock cart race hearing today, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu cases will be decided