7 arrested for slaughtering cattle in open places in Tripura

Agartala, November 8: As many as seven persons in two separate locations in West and South Tripura were arrested for allegedly for slaughtering cattle in open places during Diwali.

The police stated that in both the cases, the minorities residing in the localities were cautioned not to slaughter cattle in the open areas. It may be mentioned that there was no restrictions on selling meat in the market.

The alleged slaughtering of the cattle has hurt the sentiments of the local people and they lodged a complaint.