Odisha elephant deaths

State saw 86 elephant deaths in 2021: Odisha minister Pradip Kumar Amat

As it is, there has also not been any elephant census in the State for the last five years.

published on : 7th July 2022

Odisha elephant deaths: SIT probe to look into past cover-ups by officials

Officials of the Wildlife Wing and animal conservationists suspect that there are incidents of more such cover-ups in Athagarh division in the recent years.

published on : 18th June 2022

Odisha lost 406 elephants in last 5 years

The Minister said that accidents claimed the lives of 162 elephants and electrocution led to the highest 54 deaths. Fourteen elephants were mowed down by trains. 

published on : 8th December 2021