His Holiness the Dalai Lama asks catalan MPS to vote in favour of the ILP

DalaiLamaTorosIn a letter obtained by the Association for the Defence of Animal Rights (ADDA) and forwarded to the Catalan Parliament, His Holiness the Dalai Lama says that “I believe there is considerable evidence that bullfighting is a cruel practice which publically inflicts atrocious pain on sentient and innocent animals and therefore support the Legislative Citizen Initiative promoted by NGOs and Catalan citizens to ban bullfighting in Catalonia.

His Holiness the The Dalai Lama goes on to address the Catalan Members of Parliament urging them to vote in favor of the ILP: “(I) call upon the Catalan Parliament to vote in favour of an amendment to Article 6.2 of the Catalan Animal Law and abolish definitively the exemption that allows bullfighting.

Thus, the Nobel Peace Prize winner, can be added to the list of the many people who support the cause upheld by the Platform Prou.