Jallikattu: Supreme Court refuses to lift ban on the sport

BACKinsidJalliThe Supreme Court has refused to vacate its order staying the Centre’s notification lifting the ban on Jalikattu the bull taming sport in Tamil Nadu.

The Bench said it was not impressed with the submission that Jallikattu should be permitted under the strict supervision of the court.

Fresh petitions were filed by some residents of Tamil Nadu who sought vacation of the order, saying that the age-old tradition of the state should be allowed to continue.