The court was hearing a public interest litigation filed by one Jerryl Banait, seeking quashing of the order of Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) A K Mishra to shoot dead a tigress that has so far killed two persons.
The forest staff on Monday arrested two persons, Devidas Kumre and Babulal Kumre, from Usripar village in Ramtek tehsil and seized tiger bones, nails and also canines.
Fadnavis was speaking at the award ceremony organised by Marathi Patrakar Parishad to honour journalists from the state.
The tiger had killed Shrisagari Thakre, 52, on May 19 when she had gone out to collect tendu leaves close to her Halda village. Just the previous day, the tiger had injured Mangala Awari from the same village when she was collecting tendu leaves.
On Friday, Kiyar residents gave a letter to the police with copies to district Collector Ranga Nayak, zilla parishad Chief Executive Officer Shantanu Goel, district Guardian Minister Ambarish Atram and Gadchiroli MP Ashok Nete, among others, vouching for Kudyeti’s innocence.
The decision was taken at a video conference among top forest officials, Principal Secretary of CMO and Chairman and MSEDCL MD Sanjiv Kumar. It was decided to form a committee headed by Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) A K Mishra to carry out the task.
Builder Anand Khobragadewho had constructed the township in 2005-06 perilously close to the distribution line, was charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The two 11-year-old twins, Priyansh and Piyush Dhar, died on June 9 and 20, respectively.
The twins, Priyansh and Piyush Dhar, died on June 9 and 20, respectively. They had suffered burns from a 33-KV line while trying to retrieve a cricket ball stuck in a tree. The deaths raised concerns about building permits being granted close to high-tension supply lines.
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Addressing 903 participants of the third-year Officers’ Training Course (OTC) at its valedictory function, Bhagwat said, “The trust for the RSS and expectations from it have immensely grown and as such the swayamsevaks have their task cut out before them."
Mansi scored 93 percent in Commerce stream in the HSC exams, results for which were declared last week. Although she had succeeded in fighting off blood cancer fully by 2014, the three-year long fight had left her with a crippling blow.
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According to a preliminary investigation done by a panel led by CS Arun Raut, the doctor and the nurse displayed negligence in not attending to the newborns, who developed sudden complications after 2 am.
Interestingly, Shah chose to come to the city two days after the 61st birthday programme of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari where he was one of the invitees.
"I have got more than I deserve. I never cared about speaking good words and always spoke my mind," Gadkari said.
Gadchiroli police Tuesday arrested tendu leaf contractors for allegedly helping Maoists.
It is, therefore, recommended that the regulatory scope of NTCA be widened to include all wildlife and be renamed as the National Wildlife Conservation Authority”.
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The bear, reportedly a female, attacked a group of villagers who had gone into the forest near Alewahi village to collect tendu leaves around 7.30 am.
Meanwhile, anti-mine activists have issued statements against the proposed programme of the CM.
Days before, local BJP MLAs had criticised officials of Orange City Water (OCW), a private limited company implementing the scheme, raising questions about the decision.
Telami was among 40 police personnel returning from Koparshi, about 30 km from Hemalkasa, where an encounter had occurred around 2.30 pm.
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The persons booked have been accused of entering into a criminal conspiracy to illegally favour contractor firms in the case and costing the state several lakhs of rupees.
With 7 litters and 26 cubs, Collarwali Baghin ensures her children a good diet, guards them from male tigers, and fight charges of being ‘negligent’.
The 230-kg tiger was electrocuted when it came in contact with a live wire in a paddy field.
The current socio-political ambience in the country provides a perfect alibi for the Maoists to not only exist but also spread their wings.
Preliminary reports said the plane lost altitude and suddenly crashed into a cable-car ropeway connecting Deori to Dhimartola in Madhya Pradesh, located across the Vainganga river.
Video of event to be sent to Guinness authorities for verification.
The tiger had moved for about eight hours on April 18 before coming to a paddy field in Nagbhid range around midnight.
Patanjali has been allotted 230 acres of land in the non-SEZ area in a controversial manner by Maharashtra government that had slashed the rate under the pretext that the land had no takers
Modi called the Digital India programme a step in the direction of realising Babasaheb Ambedkar’s dream of empowering the most backward.
Oil should be “sparingly used. Poha, semia and groundnut shouldn’t be procured,” the document said.
The Wadsa-Armori tiger’s presence was noticed after it killed a man earlier this week in the Kondhala area.
The “multisensory aero-geophysical survey of the obvious geological potential” employs low-flying aircraft fitted with various equipment to detect the minerals