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The dreadful state of cows in India

Varda Mehrotra
Director, Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO)
The problem of unregulated dairies in India has for very long been visible, be it in the form of stray cattle on the streets or high levels of unsanitary conditions in and around dairies. But, in spite of this, not much

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Tabelas’ in Gujarat selling calves for slaughter: Report

Summary: “Presently, through the Gujarat Municipalities Act, 1963, municipal bodies issue licenses to such dairies in urban areas. This included seven big dairies (with 100 or more cattle) and eleven such units which were selling milk “opportunistically” to cooperatives or private players depending on whichever paid them more.Around 49 %

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FIAPO report on dairy industry leaves a bad taste in the mouth

MUMBAI, OCTOBER 27:
Picture-perfect images of cows on green pastures belie the cruelty inflicted on them in an increasingly space-deprived dairy industry, alleges the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO), which has called for stricter norms in the interest of public health and family welfare.
In its report, Cattle-ogue,

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FIAPO wants govts to regulate dairy farms

CHENNAI: The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) is demanding that central and state governments regulate dairy farms in India after a study conducted by it has revealed the shocking state in which cattle is kept and the inhumane practices that are followed in these farms.
The results of

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Activists Demand Rights For Animals In Rajasthan Dairies

Jaipur (14th July, 2016): Protesting against the shocking cruelty to animals prevalent in the dairies of Rajasthan, several activists of the Jaipur Federation of Animal Protection Organisations (J-FAPO) gathered outside the residence of the State Agriculture Minister here today demanding rights for dairy animals.
Standing outside the minister’s residence, Ruicha

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