WHAT IS HAPPENING IN LAKSHADWEEP? & WHY LAWS IN CONTROVERSY?
Posted on, 31 May, 2021
What is happening in Lakshadweep?
Administrator of UT “Prafull Khoda Patel” pushed series of new laws without consulting local elected representatives.
Why laws in controversy?
- Acquiring the land of residents to build infrastructure projects.
- Banning beef in this India’s Muslim majority territory.
- Allowing liquor sale to boost tourism.
- Laws are alleged to prejudice the interest of the locals.