Odisha PCCF, Sashi Paul said on Tuesday that the STF, which exhumed the skeletal remains of a dead elephant in Balikiari reserve forest on last Tuesday, submitted the report to the DFO, prompting action against the Forest officials who are under a cloud.
The Odisha Wildlife Special Task Force (STF) exhumed the skeletal remains of an elephant in the Balikiari reserve forest under Narasinghpur (West) Forest Range in Cuttack on Tuesday.
PCCF (wildlife) Shashi Paul said the repair works of the toy train is being undertaken by RITES Limited and the service is expected to resume within the next seven to 10 days.
Bhubaneswar: When the raging fire in Asia’s second-largest biosphere reserve Simlipal National Park has caught the imagination of national and international media, an embarrassed Odisha government has rushed a team led by PCCF Shashi Paul to take stock of the situation at the ground and submit a report to the State government. The committee after […]
Bhubaneswar: Poaching of wild animals witnessed a rise in the year 2020, informed PCCF and Chief Wildlife Warden Hari Shankar Upadhyay on Friday. “The incidents of poaching skyrocketed especially during the lockdown and shutdown period due to improper surveillance by forest staff,” Upadhyay told reporters. However, in a bid to tighten the noose around the […]