elephant death

Wild elephant tramples man to death in Chittoor district

A wild elephant trampled a man to death at Kalavapalle in Palamaneru mandal of Chittoor district late Tuesday night.

published on : 15th April 2021

Elephant death axe on forest ranger in Odisha

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.

published on : 4th March 2021

Jumbo deaths: Bacterial disease spread from cattle, suspects Central team visiting Karlapat wildlife sanctuary

They are assuming that the infection might have spread from bovine to elephants after they came to know about the death of cattle due to HS.

published on : 24th February 2021

Central team finds jumbo calf carcass in Odisha's Karlapat wildlife sanctuary, cattle deaths reported

The three-member Central team stumbled upon the decomposed carcass of an elephant calf near Ghusurigudi stream in Karlapat wildlife sanctuary on Saturday.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Central team to probe jumbo deaths in Odisha's Karlapat sanctuary

Forest officials are taking help of drones for effective tracking of the elephants to prevent them from approaching the infected site.

published on : 18th February 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik directs officials to stop elephant deaths immediately

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik was informed at the meeting that two more herds of elephants have been spotted in the region.

published on : 16th February 2021

2 elephants run over by train in Odisha, railways and forest officials play blame game

Forest officials blamed the loco pilot and said that though railways was intimated about the movement of an elephant herd, the train was running at a high speed when it hit the elephants.

published on : 4th February 2021

Elephant death case: Duo arrested for inflicting burn injuries on jumbo in Tamil Nadu

Forest officials arrested 36-year-old S Prasath, who allegedly hurled the burning cloths, and one of the property owners, 28-year-old M Raymond Dean of Mavanallah. 

published on : 23rd January 2021

Jumbo dies in Tamil Nadu after coming in contact with electric fence, hunt on for farmer

This is the first wild elephant death due to electrocution this year and the second within three months in Coimbatore forest division

published on : 5th January 2021

IIT Professor’s answer to jumbo deaths in train collision

An Odia professor’s innovation may turn out to be a solution to the country’s rising elephant deaths due to train collision.

published on : 3rd January 2021

65-year-old killed by elephant in Chhattisgarh; fourth death in one week 

Budhram Singh Gond was attacked by the tusker at around 1:30 am when he was asleep in his hut in Ghutra Para village under Katghora forest division, he said.

published on : 14th December 2020

With no underpass, elephant walks into its death in Odisha's Sambalpur

Besides, the railway officials are also reluctant to slow down the speed of trains on the entire stretch to avoid delay in schedule of other trains, the forest officials said.

published on : 7th December 2020

A lonely fight and a cruel death for elephant trapped in Tamil Nadu forest slush

Scorcher of a summer continues to wreak havoc in the forests of Tamil Nadu, with one more wild elephant death reported in Sembukkarai region on Thursday.

published on : 28th April 2017