Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Referring to the ‘beef ban’ in a parts of the nation and much hue over the issue, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said that one can eat beef yet there was no requirement for any celebration about it. “You want to eat beef, then eat. Why festival? Similarly, a ‘Kiss Festival’, if you wish to kiss why do you need a festival or anyone’s permission for it,” Naidu said. The Vice President made these remarks while tending to a social occasion at Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of RA Poddar College of Commerce. Amid his discourse, Naidu likewise hit out at the individuals who regard Parliament attack convict Muhammad Afzal Guru as their hero. “Then you have Afzal Guru. People are chanting his name. What is happening? He tried to explode our Parliament,” the Vice President said. The Center had on February 8 issued an alert advisory to the government in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the death anniversary of Parliament anniversary convict Muhammad Afzal Guru and Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) originator Maqbool Bhat. The warning was issued after the JKLF reported that it would hold a huge protest rally against the hanging of Afzal Guru and Maqbool Bhat on February 9 and February 11. Guru and Bhat were hanged and covered inside New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on February 9, 2013, and February 11, 1984, separately. Naidu talking about the meat festival was found with regards to the reports that a few students of IIT-Madras held an festival with inside the campus to protest the cattle slaughter ban in July 2017. In the past as well, Naidu had addressed to the hamburger issue. While worrying on how sustenance is a person’s decision he said that he is a strict non-vegetarian and no one instructed him to what to eat or what not.