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Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan worshiping the cow dynasty at his residence on the occasion of Gopashtami on Sunday.
- Earlier it was to be in Agar, but later it was decided to do it from the ministry itself.
Madhya Pradesh’s first cow cabinet meeting will be held on Sunday in Bhopal-based ministry. After this, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan will visit Agar, where he will address the gathering in the cow sanctuary at Salaria. Previously, the meeting of the cow cabinet was to take place in the cow sanctuary itself, but now its place has changed. Earlier, CM Shivraj had tweeted to Tirupati that the first meeting of the cabinet would be held in the cow sanctuary.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan feeding cows. He tweeted this photo.
Apart from this, the Shivraj government is also considering imposing cow tax (cow cess) for cow protection. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has indicated this. Let me tell you that in the Kamal Nath government, a draft of similar tax was prepared by the officials. Shivraj government is also preparing to feed cows through similar options.
The only difference is that the Kamal Nath government wanted to build gaushalas by increasing the fees of expensive cars, stamp duty and toll plazas, but the Shivraj government on the registry, vehicles and liquor cess options to make permanent arrangements for the fodder of cows. Is considering
Major operators from other states were called
Animal Husbandry Minister Prem Singh Patel informed that he will arrive at 1 pm on Sunday afternoon to attend the program organized at Gau Sanctuary in Agar. On this occasion, the operators of gaushalas of Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and the directors of large institutions have been called. They will explain how gaushalas can be made self-sufficient and what steps the government should take.
About 1500 cowsheds in the state
There are about 1500 cows in the state, in which 1.80 lakh cows have been kept. The previous Kamal Nath government had allocated Rs 20 per cow in the budget. In the last financial year, the budget of the Department of Animal Husbandry was kept at Rs 132 crore, while in 2020-21, it was directly increased to Rs 11 crore, which was cut by about 90%.