The Prakasam district administration is preparing itself to ensure cow slaughter-free Bakrid on November 17.

Holding a meeting of officials, district incharge Collector Lakshmi Narasimham wanted Superintendent of Police C.S.R.K.L.N. Raju and also revenue officials to maintain a tight vigil.

Vehicles carrying cows should be seized and action should be initiated against the vehicle owners, he said.