The Tamil Nadu government has granted permission to hold jallikattu, the popular bull taming sport, next year with certain restrictions.
An official press release said that bull taming sports like jallikattu, manjuvirattu and vadamadu would be permitted with a maximum of 300 tamers.
A maximum of 150 racers will be allowed in the traditional bull race of erudhu vidum vizha across the state.
The traditional events are held between January and May.
In all these events, participants_ are permitted with a maximu_ ceiling of 50% of the total capacity of the open spaces.