A K Saseendran

Forest dept set to capture rogue jumbo

While Ram says that capturing the tusker would be a relief, it alone won’t solve the wild elephant issue in the Chinnakkanal and Santhanpara panchayats.

published on : 22nd March 2023

Forest department to conduct tiger, jumbos census in Wayanad

The UDF boycotted the session after Speaker A N Shamseer turned down the adjournment motion to discuss wild animal attacks.

published on : 2nd February 2023

Environmentalist Madhav Gadgil in favour, wants rational hunting okayed

Gadgil, the chairman of the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel, favoured the idea of culling of the big cats in Wayanad and suggested there should be licensed hunting outside India’s national parks.

published on : 19th January 2023

Kerala: Drone, kumki elephants deployed for tiger hunt; protest withdrawn on CM’s promise

The compensation for farmers who lost their milch cows will be increased to Rs 1 lakh.

published on : 27th October 2022

Tree felled for NH widening kills hundreds of birds in Malappuram

Following the incident, the Forest Department also took action against the people responsible for the killing of birds. Forest Minister A K Saseendran said the tree was felled violating several norms.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Kerala Assembly passes resolution requesting Centre to exempt inhabited places from ESZ notification

The resolution was moved in the wake of a Supreme Court order of June 3 directing that each protected forest, including national parks and wildlife sanctuaries, must have an ESZ of one kilometre.

published on : 7th July 2022

High-powered team from Kerala to visit UK to explore e-mobility

The state government’s plan to switch to e-mobility platform is poised to get a thrust as a high-level delegation from Kerala visits the United Kingdom in June.

published on : 12th May 2019

NCP's AK Saseendran acquitted; set to return to Kerala state cabinet

The complainant who had earlier alleged sexual harassment turned hostile and deposed before the court last week that Saseendran had not harassed her either through a phone or directly.

published on : 27th January 2018

Sleaze audio case: No hurdle for Saseendran to return to cabinet, says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Saseendran, former transport minister, had resigned in the wake of sleaze talk allegations against him.

published on : 22nd November 2017