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Wednesday, March 03, 2021



Nagpur: 'Problem tigress' captured from Pandharkawada divisional forest

September 23, 2020 11:11 pm

Meanwhile, the 'problem tiger' of Rajura in Chandrapur, which has killed five persons till date, continues to dodge three different forest teams that are trying to corner it. From January, three orders have been issued to capture the tiger.

Avni's female cub ready for release into the wild, forest officials look for suitable territory

July 07, 2020 5:54 am

Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) Nitin Kakodkar said the committee has deliberated on various options of areas where the tigress could be released. "No final decision has yet been taken on which area is to be selected," he said.

Brought to rescue centre in critical condition, tigress dies

July 04, 2020 12:24 am

This is the second tiger death at the rescue centre in 11 days. On the day the tigress was brought to the centre, a male tiger, caught after conflict with humans in the buffer zone of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve earlier last month, had died.

Tigress dies of kidney failure in Delhi zoo, samples sent for coronavirus testing

April 24, 2020 10:36 pm

The carcass was cremated on Thursday following directions to minimise human-animal interface.

Death of tigress T19: Forest staff held for shifting carcass to MP’s Khawasa range

February 03, 2020 2:48 am

A press note issued by Seoni Conservator of Forest, P P Titare, said, “Investigation showed that there were marks of a bullock-cart on the spot and no signs of any injury on the tigress’ body and no froth seen oozing out of its mouth. It led to suspicion that the tigress might have died elsewhere."

Nagpur: Forest officials begin search to recapture translocated Brahmapuri tigress

September 01, 2019 2:45 pm

E1, who was involved in at least one human death in Brahmapuri in Chandrapur district prior to her capture, was released in the core area of MTR in Amravati district. Whitin a week after her release, she attacked a girl at Kekdakheda village outside MTR.

Maharashtra: Tigress, two cubs found dead in Chimur forest

July 08, 2019 5:55 pm

Last month, the human-wildlife conflict in Chandrapur claimed its fourteenth victim with a cowherd being killed in a suspected tiger attack at village Murmadi in Sindewahi tehsil.

Injured tigress dies after being tranquilised in Tipeshwar

March 19, 2019 11:06 pm

"A post-mortem has revealed she died of cardio-respiratory failure, septicemia and anaemia. She had virtually no blood left in her body," Tipeshwar divisional Forest Officer Pramod Panchbai.

Avni killing: AAP demands judicial probe, rescuing of cubs

November 11, 2018 4:08 am

This comes a day after the state government constituted a four-member panel, comprising wildlife experts and officials, to conduct an “in-depth” probe into the killing.

Tigress Avni killing: Cubs survive first week in wild without mother

November 10, 2018 10:13 pm

It is being alleged that the post-mortem report of T1 showed that she was probably shot dead first and then the tranquillizer dart was planted on her body.