Wildlife Protection Act

Mahout, kavadi arrested for beating elephant; animal is fine, says vet

Vinil Kumar (46), the mahout, and Siva Prasath (32), the kavadi, were arrested under Section 51 of the Wildlife Protection Act after hours of interrogation and were remanded in the Avinashi sub jail.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Viral video lands youth in trouble

The video of youths playing with a crocodile at Mukkombu barrage which was widely circulated on social media caught the attention of officials prompting them to take action.

published on : 8th February 2021

SC seeks AG's assistance on possibility of extending NGT's jurisdiction under Wildlife Act

Venugopal assured the top court that he would look into the issue straightaway.

published on : 15th December 2020

Actor Simbu in trouble for handling cobra snake in 'Eeswaran'

In the video, Simbu with his new lean look was seen capturing the Cobra snake from a tree and securing it in a gunny bag with the help of two others.

published on : 4th November 2020