Protecting cows not regressive, says PM Modi in Mathura

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Mathura to launch the National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) on Wednesday.

Written by September 11, 2019 14:02

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hit out at critics of the Centre saying those slamming the government over its cow policies are only destroying the country.

“When some people hear the words Om and cow, they scream that the country is back to the 16th century. Such people are only destroying the nation,” PM Modi said in Mathura on Wednesday.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Mathura to launch the National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) on Wednesday.

The PM earlier launched National Animal Disease Control programme in Mathura for eradicating Foot and Mouth disease and Brucellosis in livestock.