November 7, 2019
The Indian Government has issued draft guidelines for ‘regulating breeding and transportation of poultry. They guidelines was submitted to the Delhi High Court. The courts were hearing a case which claimed “that keeping layers in small wired cages amounted to extreme cruelty”. The court rejected a plea by farmers who said their livelihood would be affect by the new system. A new hearing has been set for January, 20, 2020 to enable NGOs to go through draft rules and offer feedback.