There is no network available in most of the forest patches, so the requirement to feed information on real-time basis cannot be met.
Around 13 assistant conservators of forest along with 21 rangers, 209 forest guards and 380 protest assistants have been engaged for the survey in the first phase which will continue for seven days.
Forest personnel spotted the carcass of the feline named P-213 (63), aged around 3 years old, in Amanganj buffer zone around 1 pm, aforest official said.
The National Tiger Conservation Authority committee has also recommended initiating action against state forest officials including vigilance inquiry.
This unsustainable use of Rajaji Tiger Reserve landscape was not only capable of damaging the whole ecology of the reserve but would also cause harm to the pristine biodiversity of the national park.
The NTCA acted upon a legal notice that stated that the unsustainable use of the Rajaji Tiger Reserve landscape will damage the ecology of the Tiger Reserve.
To ensure that the census is unhindered, the department is also thinking of restricting safaris during the durations when the line transect and field surveys are being done.
If things go according to plans, Madhya Pradesh will receive five male and three female cheetahs from South Africa around November.
The National Tiger Conservation Authority asked the forest department to submit the report after a legal notice was sent by a lawyer.
Odisha is gearing up for the next big cat census in the State and this time, more forests will be covered.
After nearly two years of persuasion, tribal families and villagers staying inside the core forest areas of Male Mahadeshwara Hills (MM Hills) Wildlife Sanctuary have agreed to move out.