While the Meenakshi Amman Temple is building a swimming pool for Parvati, the elephant maintained by the temple, Kallazhagar Temple's Sundaravalli will soon take a stroll around the mango groove.
The devices can detect elephants approaching the NH through an infrared sensor system. As soon as an elephant is detected, a red light will turn on and the siren will go off alerting traffic.
Elephant’s multiple organ failure caused by infection of the wound
An Ardent devotee of Lord Sree Krishna of Guruvayur, C R Lejumol is not scared of the temple’s elephants.
Based on the success, it will be implemented in other forest ranges in the division.
Two doctors have been called from Angul Division, who will arrive with their teams on Sunday and the tuskers will be tranquillized and treated soon, said a forest official.
Until the 1970s, large herds of elephants were frequently seen moving in Chandrapur, Muniguda, Bissamcuttack and Gudari areas.
LED screens installed near Thumboormuzhi, artificial intelligence-aided cameras in forests
R Ramanna, former president, BWSSB Employees’ Association, told TNIE, “The post of engineer-in-chief is presently vacant.
The kumki elephants were brought to tame the wild tusker after it allegedly killed a 46-year-old tea stall owner in an accidental encounter at Aarattuparai within the forest range last week.
Forest dept installing early warning systems; kumki elephants to guard residential areas
Residents of Karimangalam urged the Forest department to increase vigil in the area and protect the agricultural fields from wild elephants.
Residents alleged that the kumkis were brought just as an eye-washer and no chasing activities were done.
Three elephants were seriously injured after being hit by a train near Joda on Thursday evening.
A team of 42 veterinary officers will be on duty to examine fitness of elephants participating in Thrissur Pooram.