The tendency of giving grand reception to elephants will also be banned as we have found fans harassing the jumbos.
Several animals sustained enduring disabilities to an extent that they are unfit to be released back into the wild and have to be kept either at a rescue centre or zoo.
The Commissioner also directed her to provide a copy of the official note to the complainant within 15 days and submit an action taken report before the Commissioner within 25 days.
Ratna Singh's classes are part of an eight-week course the Madhya Pradesh Forest Department conducts for aspiring forest guides, which covers environmental studies, conservation techniques, and more.
Further inquiry revealed that Surendar was just an alias used by Sadasivam. The OCIU then alerted the CB-CID police, who nabbed him on Friday.
The Fire services personnel were injured when they went to rescue a woman in whose house the big cat took refuge while straying into a human habitat in this hilly town.
Sources said the drive will be carried out at 4,479 notified forest blocks spread over 39,671 sq km of boundary lines across all territorial and wildlife divisions.
The deceased is R Dineshkumar from Perumal Koil Street in Mamandur village. Police said Dineshkumar was a fourth-year engineering student.
The team has also rescued, rehabilitated and relocated 46 leopards since its formation in Mysuru and Mandya, 15 of which were cubs.
The timing was introduced during the pandemic to ensure social distancing.
The judge held that leaving out PGs of wildlife biology from giving preferential treatment is a "clear violation of Articles 14 and 16 of the Constitution of India.
As per the sources, the forest department has allocated a total of 2.66 crore as part of restoring 520 hectares in 22 forest divisions within a year.
The system will include forest and wildlife offenses.
According to sources, officials in Madukkarai Forest Range were alerted by Sultanpettai police that a large number of peafowls were found dead in farmlands at Gandhinagar near Sultanpettai.
Some of the tribal people said that they used to stay inside forest by creating a makeshift shelter and move out, but now, the new guards were threatening to arrest them, if they don’t give money.
The Amur Falcon was long considered a subspecies or morph of the red-footed falcon, but it is nowadays considered a distinct species.
The RRT has faced increasing pressure recently due to the rising incidents of human-animal conflicts in the state.
Demanding the government to take action against the officer, the BJP leader N Ravi Kumar said many of those who protested against the Forest Department’s action were arrested and sent to jail.
Residents said the Forest department used to plant casuarina saplings along the seashore every year, and the Irrigation department would repair the embankment to safeguard the trees.
Additional principal chief conservator, Shanti Pandey said the manual will establish guidelines for snake rescuers and promote a certificate program to regulate their activities within the state.