CM offers prayers to Goddess Siddheshwari
CM says the people should press Centre for enactinglaw for the protection of cow-progeny
Patotsavcelebration of Goddess Siddheshwari in Rangpur of Mansa taluka in GandhinagardistrictChiefMinister Narendra Modisaid the people shouldpress theCentralgovernment for enacting alaw for theprotection of cow-progeny and particularly for banning ferrying of cow-beef in railways. Mr. Modi was speaking to a largenumber of people who gathered for the celebration.
On the occasion,ChiefMinisteroffered prayerstoGoddess Siddheshwari.
Appreciating the socialawareness campaignheld as a partof
patotsavcelebration hesaid the religion andculture are thevital forces of our society. Hepointed out thatGujarat is the onlystate which has enacted alaw for theprotection of cow-progeny.
At one side theCentralgovernmentis pulling off thereservationrights ofbackward classes while on the other side theGujaratgovernment’s efforts for empowering poor are yielding results, he said.
ChiefMinisteralso urged the religious leaderstobeginbattleagainst malnutrition.