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The Save Bandipur Campaign continues with protesters agitating against the Centre’ elevated road proposal for the tiger reserve.
According to the agency's officers, an 11-kv power line was left sagging near Kamalanga village since last several months. Besides this, an electricity pole near the accident site was also tilted.
For the elephants, which were forced to depart the fields of the two farmers, the raids are now continuing in other greener pastures outside the forest area.
Speed restrictions are imposed on trains passing through elephant habitats but these are difficult to enforce.
Wild and captive. The elephant conservation challenge for Kerala is two-pronged.
She worked as a researcher in the department of applied physics at IIT-Madras and then moved to the US when she was 26. She works as a conductor on the New York City subway system.
Panic has gripped several villages on Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border in Koraput district following havoc created by a herd of elephants.
The train was derailed and several tankers began spilling fuel, police said, adding that they set up a cordon to prevent villagers trying to salvage the oil.
Around 300 metres of the India-Bangladesh border in Karimganj’s Lathitilla area was kept open for the movement of wild elephants.
The authorities in the southern Assam district of Karimganj in Barak Valley are taking a slew of measures to thwart the ‘infiltration’ of Bangladeshi jumbos.
For Arjuna, the elephant which carries the howdah during Dasara festivities in Mysuru, this whopping 400 kg seems to be ideal.
Unlike previous years, when six elephants were taking part in the inaugural, five elephants were brought in this time.
After years of running free in the forest reserves of Karnataka, the three young elephants were among 11 pachyderms shifted to Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur district in May.
The policy is taken under the name of Deputy Conservator of Forest (Wildlife). The policy is valid from September 2 to October 31.
The apex court had a few weeks ago termed as "barbaric" the use of spikes and fireballs to drive away elephants and had directed the states to desist from using such methods.