Tag: Wildlife Society Of Odisha

WSO raps govt for not providing compensation to wildlife attack victims

Bhubaneswar: The Wildlife Society of Odisha (WSO) has taken strong exception to the ruthless attitude of the state government that has stopped paying compensation to victims of wildlife attacks inside forest areas. In a release on Wednesday, WSO secretary Biswajit Mohanty said the state government based on the order of the Orissa High Court on […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Man-Elephant Conflicts Resurface In Odisha Amid Covid Lockdown

Sambalpur: A woman died after allegedly being trampled to death by a wild elephant at Hitasar village under Naktideul Forest Range in Sambalpur district today. The deceased identified as Pramila Dehuri, had gone to her farmland in the morning when she was attacked by an elephant. The incident which was the second death being reported […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021