poachers

Three poachers held for killing boar, Bhitarkanika on alert

Arrest  of three poachers for killing a boar in the mangrove forest of Gahirmatha forest block has put Bhitarkanika National Park on alert.  

published on : 3rd January 2021

10 kg elk meat seized from Similipal

On December 15, two constables of Odisha police were arrested for poaching in the core area of the tiger reserve.

published on : 30th December 2020

Dhenkanal ups ante, poachers face the heat

70 persons arrested in the district under Wildlife Protection Act.

published on : 12th December 2020

Poachers held with pangolin

The duo was identified as Ghanashyam Behera and Jitendra Pradhan. Sources said four poachers were carrying the pangolin on two bikes when forest officials gave them a chase. 

published on : 2nd December 2020

Guardian angels of Sambalpur forest stand against timber mafia and poachers

Under the Ama Jungle Yojana, women of a Sambalpur village are helping Forest dept in protecting 50 hectare of forest land through ‘Thengapalli’, writes Sudarsan Maharana

published on : 22nd November 2020

12 arrested for Odisha youth’s death in trap of poachers

Police have seized electric wire, sticks and cut pieces of plastic wiring pipes.

published on : 19th October 2020

Man dies in poachers’ trap

A manhunt has been launched to nab the rest five poachers, said DFO Prakash Chand Gogineni.

published on : 7th October 2020

Two poachers arrested, boar carcass seized in Bhitarkanika

Poachers often trap boars and spotted deer by spreading nylon ropes in the mangrove forest and its nearby areas.

published on : 5th October 2020

Three leopard hides seized, four poachers arrested by forest officials of Nabarangpur

Forest officials of Nabarangpur division seized three leopard hides and arrested four poachers from near Tentulikhunti jungle on Friday.

published on : 14th September 2020

Coimbatore: Two arrested as officials crack down on poachers, deer horns seized

The team seized horns of two-spotted deer, an air rifle, four snares, a net, and a knife from the house.

published on : 6th September 2020

Foresters nab all five tiger poachers 

The sleuths had recovered 13 claws and two canines, along with 1.5 kg of deer meat, two bikes, double barrel guns and poaching tools from the accused. 

published on : 5th September 2020

Assam floods make Kaziranga animals vulnerable to poachers

Flood-besieged animals fall prey to tribesmen in Karbi Anglong who hunt them for meat.

published on : 7th July 2017