The traffic branch of Mumbai Police had issued a completely illegal and arbitrary order directing that no vehicle carrying animals for sacrifice will be checked for legalities. Furthermore police officers were threatened with action if they act against trafficking of Cattle for bakri Id.
Advocate Raju Gupta took the initiative to immediately challenge the order in the High Court of Bombay. Manoj Oswal, founder of Happy Animals Association / Alert rushed to Mumbai to assist the process.
By the time the petition could be filed the Hon’ble Judge had finished his daily board and was in the chambers. After seeking a special permission the matter was listed for urgent hearing on Tuesday.