The event management team had put up a Facebook post stating that "one of their team members received over 300 calls yesterday, a lot of them to show support, but a lot of them were direct threats".
It is a food festival with focus on a wide arrangement of beef preparations ranging from tenderloin, back ribs and Bolognese pasta to burgers and steaks, he said. The menu consists of some pork dishes as well.
Around two quintal of meat, suspected to be beef, was seized on Wednesday morning near a village in the district, police said.
On January 18, the police had intercepted an SUV heading for Gumgaon mines at Khapa in the district, and on search found 10 kg or meat inside.
"Nehru was not a pandit, one who ate beef and pork, cannot be a pandit. Congress has put pandit in front of his name," Ahuja, who is known for making outlandish statements, said.
District Program Officer Akhilesh Mishra ordered a probe into the incident as angry locals protested against the administration.
The prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC (Code of Criminal Procedure) were imposed in and around the Nawadih village under Domchanch block after the man was assaulted and several houses in the village were ransacked
Vice president Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said that one can eat beef if he wants, but celebrating it or organising festivals in its name is a reason for concern.
There is no shortage of beef in Goa, Minister for Animal Husbandry Mauvin Godinho said on Friday. However, he admitted that the state's only legal abattoir was not running to its full capacity.
Briefing reporters on the concluding day of the three-day conclave, VHP international joint general secretary Surendra Kumar Jain said the meet passed a resolution to this effect.
Police said that Nanhe Ali had learnt from somewhere that few of his community people had purchased a cow for slaughter and were planning to serve the animal’s meat at a function.
Uttar Pradesh Chief minister Yogi Adityanath said that his was the first government in the state to put a ban on illegal abattoirs.
Police said on a complaint by Faridabad's Sanjay Colony resident Bajranji, the five youths too were booked in a cross-case under The Haryana Gauvansh and Gausamvardhan Act of 2015.
The Tourism minister was responding to questions on whether cow vigilantism and restrictions on beef would hit the hospitality sector
The Supreme Court had yesterday said "nobody would like to be told what to eat or how to dress" while ruling that these activities come under the realm of the right to privacy
Two zoological parks in Uttar Pradesh faced difficulty in supply of beef meant for feeding carnivorous animals following a ban imposed by the state government on illegal slaughter houses, the Rajya Sabha was informed today.