Himachal CM announced Rs 1.55 crore cow sanctuary project

CM Jai Ram Thakur rolled out an ambitious Rs 1.55 cr project to set up the state’s first cow sanctuary at Kotla-Barog, near Rajgarh in Sirmaur district. Spread over an area of 107 bighas a land suitable to provide the natural living environment and grazing facility to 500 animals, mostly stray cows the sanctuary will be developed and fenced to turn into a protected area. Till now, the land was with the animal husbandry department and was used for grazing by the local communities. The concept of cow sanctuaries is much different than gaushalas and gausadans where the animals are kept indoor and fed in-house.

  • Himachal CM announced Rs 1.55 crore cow sanctuary project.
  • Spread over an area of 107 bighas a land suitable to provide the natural living environment and grazing facility to 500 animals, mostly stray cows the sanctuary will be developed and fenced to turn into a protected area.
  • The concept of cow sanctuaries is much different than gaushalas and gausadans where the animals are kept indoor and fed in-house.download our android app