Tusker Ambalappuzha Vijayakrishnan, owned by the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB), died at the Sree Krishna Swami temple premises here on Thursday morning.
A 47-year-old woman was trampled to death by a wild elephant under Chethayalam forest range in Wayanad on Friday morning.
With the efforts of four other tamed male elephants -- Dhananjaya, Prashantha, Sugreeva and Lakshmana -- forest department staff and officials cornered Kusha near Meenukolli forest limits
A majestic tusker, Valiya Kesavan used to carry the idol of Lord Krishna during the Guruvayur temple festival for many years.
The barricade will stop jumbos from entering villages adjacent to the forest and backwaters of Hemavathi reservoir in Hassan district. The forest department proposes to extend it to 34 km.
The villagers blamed the department for the death of the labourer and are demanding the immediate release of Rs 2 lakh as compensation.
While Rajan ran away and narrowly escaped from the attack, the jumbo caught hold of Rajesh and killed him
The 25-year-old male elephant hit by train died without responding to treatment at Chadivayal in Boluvampatti Forest Range on Wednesday night.
'Explain how protectors of nature can perpetrate destruction': Uttarakhand HC to Chief Wildlife Warden
The court asked this while hearing the public interest litigation filed by social activist Reenu Paul regarding denotification of Shivalik Elephant Reserve.
Forest department officials said the driver waited around 10-15 minutes for the herd to pass.
The project has been launched for the first time in the country on an experimental basis by the Khadi and Village Industries Commission with support from the management of Ponnampet Forestry College.
The incident happened, when the animal was returning to forest after quenching it's thirst at Walayar river located on Tamil Nadu-Kerala border was hit by Chennai bound Trivandrum Express.
The animal was hurriedly loaded on to a truck at 2.30 am on Thursday along with mahout Subramaniam and a team of veterinarians.
Das was found neglecting his duties which led to a high number of elephant deaths reported in last two years from 2019 to 2021. During 2019-20, two elephant deaths were reported in the range.
Uttarakhand HC summons member secretary of State Wildlife Board over Shivalik Elephant reserve de-notification
The court also granted further 10 days time to the center as well as Uttarakhand State Biodiversity Board to file their responses in the matter.