Jammu, September 28: Speaker Kavinder Gupta is all set to break hearts of opposition and political pundits who are expecting a heated debate on the beef controversy in upcoming autumn session of the Legislative Assembly.
As per reports, Speaker of legislative assembly Kavinder Gupta has decided to reject the Bill which seek revocation of the ban on bovine slaughter. The bill seeking omission of Sections 298-A, 298-B, 298-C and 298-D of the Ranbir Penal Code to revoke the ban of beef was moved in the assembly by National Conference and lone CPM member MY Tarigami on Sept 16 and 18 respectively.
The Speaker had already dropped many hints at not admitting the controversial bill. Four days back, the Speaker made it clear that his priority was to maintain communal harmony, brotherhood and peace in all three regions of the state. He had further stated that no one would be allowed to create a communal divide in the state.