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Town Hall: Modi Condemns Gau Rakshaks who ‘Turn Criminal’ by Night

PM Modi came out strongly against cow vigilantism, elaborated on foreign policy and grievance redressal systems. 

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Coming out strongly against cow vigilantes, PM Modi said that some ‘gau rakshaks’ are criminals at night and claim to be protectors in the day. (Photo: PTI)
Snapshot
  • For the first time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with citizens in Obama-style town hall.
  • He said that cow vigilantes should focus on preventing cows from consuming plastic and that India’s foreign policy focus should be ‘India first.’
  • The event at Indira Gandhi Stadium Complex, marked two years since the launch of MyGov portal – the government’s citizen engagement platform.
7:01 PM , 06 Aug

Coming out strongly against cow vigilantes, PM Modi said that some ‘gau rakshaks’ are criminals at night and claim to be protectors in the day. Furthermore, he said that those who want to serve cows should work towards stopping cows from consuming plastics.

(Photo: The Quint)
(Photo: The Quint)
6:48 PM , 06 Aug
(Photo: The Quint)
(Photo: The Quint)
6:45 PM , 06 Aug


(Photo: The Quint)
(Photo: The Quint)
6:45 PM , 06 Aug


(Photo: The Quint)
(Photo: The Quint)

Published: 06 Aug 2016, 1:01 PM IST
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