Today, addressing the problem of cow slaughtering in the nation, the RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat said that any violence or wrong activity in the name of cow protection 'defames cause'.
"We all want a law under which we can ban cow slaughter across the country," he pleaded at an conference to celebrate the birth anniversary of Lord Mahavir in Delhi.
His aggressive words come after the incident of Pehlu Khan, a 55-year-old dairy farmer, in Rajasthan's Alwar district. In the incident occurred, which can be seen on a video, where Mr Pehlu Khan and his companions were being chased and beaten up by cow vigilantes when they were returning to Haryana after buying cows at a Jaipur fair.
Mr Pehlu was not left even when they showed a Jaipur civic document as proof that they had bought the cows for milk purpose and not harming them.
Such activities are making general public and general people involving in a crime which they are not included in, regarding such incident where innocents are beaten up and violence is created to tackle such situation the RSS Chief said that the work of cow protection should be done within the circle of law. "Any violence in the name of cow slaughter defames the cause and the law must be obeyed," he said.