The Centre announced about the clearance of the ordinance on allowing Tamilnadu Jallikattu on Friday. The state government proposed an issue of allowing the bull taming sport. Hence on Friday, the Environment Ministry sent its reply, and Home Ministry gave its approval.
“The ordinance cleared by the Home Ministry and the State government can declare it by introducing it either as a Bill in the Assembly or the State Cabinet can clear it. It doesn’t have to go to the President of India for his approval since his authorities vested with the Home Ministry,” said by the official.
According to the reports, Prime Minister ensured that the ordinance cleared the situation. The law expected to contain provisions of prohibiting cruelty to animals and measures the safety of people. Earlier, the bull taming sport banned following a Supreme Court order in the month of May 2014.
This issue was taken into the limelight and rushed the CM O Panneerselvam to Delhi to seek permission to overturn the ban. The state regulation carry strict measures and penalties the way of dealing with bulls during Tamilnadu Jallikattu. In such wrong cases who gone against rules, they will meet certain provisions and safeguards in the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.
However, some of the safeguards keeping the Bulls in the radial distance and checking the animals are in good physical condition. The officials will also test the bulls are not administered any alcohol or drugs.
The law also passed that, in the case of inflicting pain on the bull will face the penalty during Tamilnadu Jallikattu. The provisions also include people should get prior approval by the district authorities.