Controversy

Bull and politics

Print edition : February 05, 2016

At the jallikattu organised as part of the Pongal festival at Alanganallur near Madurai. A file picture. Photo: S. JAMES

A bull being trained for jallikattu at Poolamedu village in Salem. Photo: E. Lakshmi Narayanan

A sculpture depicting bull taming at the Government Museum in Salem. Photo: E. LAKSHMI NARAYANAN

The Supreme Court stay on the Central government’s hasty notification allowing jallikattu, the bull-taming sport in Tamil Nadu, evokes emotional responses with political connotations.

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