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India sees increase in violence by cow vigilantes

Taking matters into their own hands, how so-called cow vigilantes are undermining the rule of law in India.

Cow vigilantism continues in India despite a Supreme Court order for police to crack down on the violators.

As lynching over the accusations of smuggling or slaughtering cows continues, activists say the government has downplayed the attacks.

Al Jazeera’s Faiz Jamil reports from Dasna, Uttar Pradesh.