Bandipur Tiger Reserve

Tiger that killed woman in Karnataka's Bandipur captured

They said due to old age, the tiger which could not hunt its prey inside the forest and defend its territory had come to the fringes of the forest to hunt livestock in the villages for survival.

published on : 29th November 2023

'Poacher' shot dead by foresters at Bandipur Tiger Reserve

The foresters who were patrolling the area saw the poachers and tried to apprehend them.

published on : 5th November 2023

Animal lovers mourn death of Vinayagan, the friendly crop raider

Vinayagan was seen in Gudalur and Bandipur several times in the last five years following which he was captured by the Karnataka forest department in June 2023 and taken to the camp.

published on : 2nd November 2023

Karnataka forest department's tusker Vinayagan suddenly collapses to death in Bandipur

Forest department officials were also planning to train the tusker to be the next Mysuru Dasara, howdah elephant.

published on : 1st November 2023

Cabinet sub-committee gives nod for declaring 6 eco-sensitive zones in Karnataka

The cabinet-sub committee on Wednesday approved the proposal of the forest department to identify and declare 6 ESZS in six forest patches to reduce man-animal conflict and encroachment.

published on : 12th October 2023

Bandipur Yuva Mitra a hit with forest dwellers

As they are expected to play a vital role in forest protection, it was decided to take them inside to show why and how they can help in forest conservation.

published on : 20th August 2023

Kannada actor Ganesh accused of flouting Bandipur Eco-Sensitive Zone rules

In the letter issued on August 14, officials of Bandipur have asked Ganesh to appear before the ESZ committee members and give an explanation.

published on : 18th August 2023

Bandipur foresters’ innovation prevents man-jumbo conflict

Bandipur Tiger Reserve Director P Ramesh Kumar said they are erecting the rail barricade near EPTs towards the village side.

published on : 8th August 2023

Bandipur foresters capture ‘rogue’ tusker

BTR director P Ramesh Kumar said based on the request from the villagers, a permission was sought from the PCCF (Wildlife) to capture the pachyderm.

published on : 8th June 2023
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