India, Nov. 25 -- After 57 days of the Tripura High Court's ban on animal sacrifices in the temples mainly at Tripurasundari temple, a similar ritual was resumed on Sunday according to an interim order of the apex court.

The High Court's Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjoy Karol and justice Arindam Lodh on September 27 gave the verdict in response to a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by retired judge Subhash Bhattacharjee in 2018.

During that time, the HC also ordered the concerned district magistrates to install cameras at Tripureswari or Tripurasundari temple in Gomati district and Chaturdash Devata Bari Temple in West district where acts of animal sacrifices are carried out.

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