Jallikattu: SC will decide if the sport falls under the ambit of culture


jalliNew Delhi, Feb 1: The key question before the Supreme Court is whether Jallikattu or the bull taming sport falls under the ambit of culture under Article 29(1) of the Constitution. The article deals with whether citizens have the right to take measures to conserve their culture.
A Bench comprising Justices Dipak Misra and R Nariman observed that they would decide whether a sport like this is safe. Conservation of culture should not involve inflicting unnecessary pain or suffering to animals, the Bench said.

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Author: Vicky Nanjappa

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