Tag: Tigress

Tigress Sheela Gives Birth
WATCH: Royal Bengal Tigress ‘Sheela’ Gives Birth To Five Cubs

WATCH: Royal Bengal Tigress ‘Sheela’ Gives Birth To Five Cubs

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  • Tuesday, 15 March 2022
Satkosia villagers tag Sundari 'man-eater'; take vengeance on police, foresters

Angul: After a resident of Tainsi village was allegedly killed by tigress ‘Sundari’, tension prevailed near Kanjara Mundasahi on the Angul-Sambalpur National Highway-55 today. The villagers torched a police vehicle and pelted stones at police and senior government officials demanding compensation for family of the deceased and relocation of tigress Sundari. As per reports, Angul […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Tigress ‘Sundari’ to be shifted from Satkosia Tiger Reserve

Angul: Amid violent protests by locals following death of woman allegedly in an attack by the newly-released tigress at Hatibari under Tikarapara range of Satkosia forest, the Angul district administration is likely to shift the animal from the sanctuary. “An expert team from Bandhavgarh will reach Satkosia on September 15. Thereafter, they will tranquilise and […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Wildlife expert team reviews Sundari's stay in Satkosia

Angul: Amid tension over the alleged killing of a woman by newly relocated tigress ‘Sundari’ in Satkosia Tiger Reserve, a team of officials from Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) and Wildlife Institute of India (WII) conducted a review of movement of the tigress and its habitation in Athagarh forest division today. The officials visited Hatibari […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
‘Sundari’ released in Satkosia Tiger Reserve

Angul: Sundari, the Royal Bengal tigress brought from Madhya Pradesh’s Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve was released into Satkosia Tiger Reserve (STR). Sundari was kept inside a closed and protected enclosure and was released into the wild in presence of Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF), Additional PCCF and other officials of Forest department yesterday. On July […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Royal Bengal tigress from Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve arrives at Satkosia

Bhubaneswar: A Royal Bengal tigress from the Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh arrived at Odisha’s Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Angul today where she will meet her partner–a Royal Bengal tiger that was brought to the reserve last week in the country’s first ever relocation initiative by the forest department. The two-year-old tigress is expected […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Tigress Rebati dies of old age at Nandankanan zoo

Bhubaneswar: A normal coloured tigress named ‘Rebati’ in the Nandankanan Zoological Park died due to old age complications today. “The condition of the animal was not well for the last two months due to old age related ailments and we had admitted her to the ICU of zoo hospital for last 20 days. She died […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
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Tigress 'Sneha' gives birth to 3 cubs in Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: There is good news for animal lovers in Odisha. Tigress Sneha has given birth to three cubs at the Nandankanan Zoological Park here on Friday morning. According to zoo officials, the health condition of both the tigress and cubs are stable. Though the colours of the cubs are yet to be ascertained, the CCTV […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Tigress Megha gives birth to two cubs at Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: In development that should cockle the hearts of animal lovers, tigress Megha has given to two cubs at Nandankanan Zoological Park here on Wednesday evening. According to zoo sources, Megha gave birth to the two cubs at the enclosure number-31. Authorities of the zoo are quite excited at the birth of the two cubs […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Op-Ed: Conservation at the cost of human lives is unacceptable

With a large number of people living within or close to forests, the phenomenon of humans being killed by wild animals is not exactly uncommon in India. Human greed and rapacity has seen the country’s forest cover shrink rapidly since Independence, forcing wild animals to stray into human habitations in search of food with increasing […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021