Tiger skin

Nine big cat skins seized after raids in Odisha's Kalahandi  

While the crackdown has come as a huge boost to the Forest Department’s enforcement, it has also exposed a worrying factor - poaching of big cats in and across the borders.

published on : 11th July 2021

Hides of tiger, three leopards seized from Kalahandi, six arrested 

All the accused are the middlemen who were apprehended by the joint WCCB and forest team while striking a deal for the sale of the skins.

published on : 10th July 2021

Court in Chhattisgarh dismisses bail plea of eight govt officials arrested for possessing tiger skin

A joint team of Chhattisgarh police and the forest department in Bastar had seized tiger skin from a vehicle that was on its way to Jagdalpur from Dantewada.

published on : 16th March 2021

Five cops among eight arrested for possessing tiger skin in Chhattisgarh

The accused said the skin was meant for some religious ceremony on the occasion of Shivratri in Jagdalpur city.

published on : 12th March 2021

Six held for trying to sell tiger skin near Pollachi

Anamalai Tiger Reserve officials on Monday arrested six persons for allegedly trying to sell tiger skin for Rs 1 crore in Ashok Nagar near Pollachi.

published on : 4th February 2021