Harish Rawat is a politician belonging to the Congress party and the current Chief Minister of Uttarakhand.
Stand & Opinion
Stand on cow slaughter
On 19 November 2015, Harish Rawat termed those who slaughter cows as the biggest enemies of the country and that they have no right to live in the country. Addressing a function on occasion of Gopashtami in Haridwar, Harish Rawat said "Anyone who kills cows, no matter which community he belongs to is India's biggest enemy and has no right to live in the country.." The state government has already passed a proposal againt cow slaughter, he said.