Holier than Cow?
One of the items on the agenda of a hurriedly convened cabinet meeting in Bhopal last week to beat the imposition of the model code of conduct, was allotment of land to a government golf course. The Congress accused the government of being anti-cow: the golf green was to be made on land given to a cow research facility. Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s ministers opposed it too. Eventually, the golf course only got an in principle approval.