Hindu activists in western India take down floating cow art exhibit, deeming it offensive

November 22, 2015 9:30 AM

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NEW DELHI – Organizers of an art fair in western India say right-wing Hindu activists have taken down an exhibit of a Styrofoam cow that was suspended in midair using a balloon.

R.B. Gauttam, an organizer of the Jaipur Art Summit, said Sunday that the exhibit was meant to highlight how cows suffer after ingesting plastic waste at India's many garbage dumps.

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