Kaziranga National Park has lost at least eight rhinos in the current year, while 41 rhinos had fallen to bullets of poachers.
The orders came as part of the on-going case filed by Rohit Choudhary.
Aamir Khan is in Assam with his family and friends to celebrate his wife Kiran Rao’s 40th birthday.
The Assam government,however,said the ministry did not discuss with it the issue of diversion before setting the conditions.
Forest protection squads and police have so far apprehended 67 poachers and associates in and around Kaziranga this year.
This is the first case of a tiger being poisoned inside Kaziranga in recent memory.
A male rhino that had strayed out of the Kaziranga National Park in central Assam was killed.
Wildlife protection guards killed two rhino poachers while three managed to escape,in a face-off in Kaziranga National Park
Indian bison,believed to have been wiped out of Kaziranga National Park in Assam,has been sighted after a gap of about 20 years,with the authorities also getting an animal photographed during a routine camera trapping exercise carried out to monitor Royal Bengal tigers in the park.
Even as a CBI team has arrived to investigate the increasing incidents of poaching of rhinoceros,officials have claimed to have found that poachers are recruiting young men from villages on the fringes of Kaziranga National Park.
Total number of rhinos poached this year is now up to 13 Poachers Saturday killed another rhino in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam and decamped with its horn. With this,the number of rhinos poached in the state this year has risen to 13. Interestingly,wildlife authorities started a census Saturday to ascertain the number of […]
Two poachers were killed during an operation by Assam Forest Protection Force personnel in Kaziranga National Park on Wednesday,park officials said
Faced with a spate of poaching of rhinos in the Kaziranga National Park in the past few weeks and mounting criticism,the Assam government
With poachers hunting down two more rhinos in the Kaziranga National Park,Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday decided to deploy extra contingent of Forest
Kaziranga National Park boasts of 2,290-strong rhino population as per last census this year.