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Stop animal abuse : Amend Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 - Sukanya Kadian

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The Ministry of Environment and Forests invites comments on the Draft Animal Welfare Act, 2011. This legislation, which will replace the existing Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1960, will provide for enhanced penalties and clearer definitions of animal abuse. Comments on the same can be sent to by the 20th of March 2011.


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Draft Dog Breeding Rules (Awaiting Law Ministry approval) | Draft Pet Shop Rules (Awaiting Law Ministry approval)

Photograph self explanatory...........this is the violation of

THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO DRAUGHT AND PACK ANIMALS RULES, 1965  as amended upto 9th December, 1968 as per section 38 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 and violation of these rules are non-cognizable offenses in legal terms, If any person contravenes, or abets the contravention of, any rules made under this section, he shall be punishable with fine which may extend to one hundred rupees, or with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three months, or with both.

PFA Haryana submitted a petition to the Speaker, Lok Sabha in past


Naresh Kadyan, representative of the International Organisation for Animal Protection - OIPA (An Italy based organisation duly affiliated with the United Nations since 1992) in India / Founder chairman, People for Animals (PFA) Haryana, C-38, Rose Apartment, Prashant Vihar, Sector-14, Rohini, DELHI - 110085.



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