Merciless killing of cows is now a serious offence & can drive into the jail up to seven years in Madhya Pradesh. Consuming, keeping or transporting beef of any cow progeny will invite the same punishment. It’s a new law which has been added in the state of Madhya Pradesh, you could get seven years of prison time for eating beef or for storing or transporting it. So eating beef or storing or transporting beef will invite the you the same punishment.
These rigorous provisions will be notified after the Madhya Pradesh Gau-Vansh Vadh Pratishedh (Sanshodhan) Bill, 2010 received the President’s assent on December 22.
Cow slaughtering raises serious tensions countless times in the past in the so-called business “cow belt”. Not only does it result in violence between Hindus and Muslims but it is also often the motivation behind the execution of dalits, some of whom are employed to remove cattle shell.