wild elephant

Mystery surrounds death of elephant relocated from Hosur after killing three people

The animal was tranquillised and relocated to the Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve after it killed three people within a span of 15 days in the Hosur forest

published on : 9th July 2020

Elephant calf dies of severe injuries in Agali range

A five-year-old wild elephant died at Veetikundu near Kottathara in the Agali forest range of Attappadi on Saturday.

published on : 5th July 2020

Condition of injured male jumbo critical, say officials

Forest Veterinary Officer A Sugumar is providing treatment to the animal for the second consecutive day on Sunday under the District Forest Officer D Venkatesh's supervision.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Wild elephant found dead in Chhattisgarh's Surguja, third in three days

Meanwhile, forest officials have also collected samples from water bodies in the area to check if it was poisoned.

published on : 11th June 2020

Wild elephants in Kerala a luckier lot compared to captive ones

The death of as many as 533 wild elephants, including natural and unnatural deaths, was reported in the past five years in the forests of Kerala, which have around 6,000 elephants.

published on : 6th June 2020

14 wild tuskers damage crops in Chittoor district

Marauding tuskers have been damaging crops in a large extent of agriculture lands in various villages of Yadamarri mandal for the past three days, causing panic among farmers and locals.

published on : 10th January 2020

Wild elephants create problem for 5 hours

Over ten elephants from Jeerahalli forest stopped by at Mallankuzhi pond to drink water. This drew the attention of the local people and some of them threw stones at the animals.

published on : 19th December 2019

Tusker that killed man to be captured, kumkis called in

Large number of villagers gathered to stage a protest and demanded that the jumbo be captured immediately.

published on : 11th November 2019

Wild jumbo last seen near Hangala

However, the forest personnel, who have been ordered to capture and shift the elephant to a camp, have continued to keep vigil.

published on : 24th October 2019