The residents have been rejuvenating watering holes through water tankers on a daily basis from Saturday, and so far, they have already sent six tankers to forest areas.
The committee was formed under the Chairmanship of Environment and Forests Minister, A Indrakaran Reddy.
The man-animal conflict reached a new level in the Karnataka Assembly on Thursday, with the government planning to control the monkey menace through large-scale sterilisation.
Although human fatalities are rare, the expected cost of human death is much higher than that of frequently occurring crop damage and cattle kills.
Environmentalists complain that most political parties remained oblivious to the numerous wild animal attacks in the districts of Coimbatore, Nilgiris, Erode, and Krishnagiri.
Amidst the critical time of forest fire, large numbers of forest staff from Nagarhole and other divisions are on duty to track the problematic tiger.
Enraged over the incident, villagers have blocked the Ponnampet-Kutta Road demanding shoot-on-sight order of the maneater tiger.
The department has created 8 artificial habitats for bears and will complete 6 more by April in Tentulikhunti, Papadahandi and Nabarangpur blocks.
At least 14 people were present at the paddy collection centre when the elephants strayed there apparently in search of food, the official said.
The incident took place on Monday night in Haiki village, about 85 km from the district headquarters.
An Adivasi man was killed in a wild elephant attack in Sholayur on Monday.
The rate of conflict has increased manifold and the human deaths reported in the last 15 months stands testimony to it.
Kaushik Barua said jumbos become the target when they venture into a new area due to the shrinkage of their habitats due to encroachment.
The slow-moving animal was spotted in the Thotlingi on Sunday.
Makwana died in a hospital in Mahuva town hours later, said another Forest official.