Revenue Minister Kagodu Thimmappa said an order had been issued to regularise cultivation of kumki lands in proportion to patta land owned by farmers. Kumki lands are those owned by the government located adjacent to patta lands under cultivation. Farmers ... The Hindu, 4 weeks ago
Vignettes from the exciting moments of a wild tusker being caught by the Forest Department's kumkis at Madukkarai He was first named Encounter and later Madukkarai Maharaj. The 18-year-old tusker has been roaming around Madukkarai for the last few months. If ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
. The rogue elephant, which normally comes to human habitat in the early hours in search of water, has killed at least three persons and injured a few others besides destroying banana and other farm produces during the past one year. A decision to translocate ...Business Standard, 2 months ago Captured rogue elephant still aggressive Business Standard, 2 months ago Operations to capture rogue elephant officially begins Rediff.com, 2 months ago Stage set at Navakkarai to capture rogue elephant Business Standard, 2 months ago
Gajendra to be 'Nauphat', Balarama to be 'Nishane' during the Jamboo Savari Arjuna, also reckoned as a temperamental elephant, would continue as the howdah elephant during Dasara. There were speculations that Arjuna will be replaced, as his mahout, ...Deccan Herald, 1 week ago
In an attempt to reduce human-elephant conflicts, there have been various operations to capture and translocate them. However, these efforts can have adverse effects on the well-being of elephants, writes Gana Kedlaya On July 6, 2016, a wild elephant in West ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
Kaleem, brought from the Kozhikamudhi elephant camp near Topslip, played a significant role in the tranquilisation and trapping of the wild elephant. Kaleem was patient with the trapped tusker to start with. However, when it showed some resistance, Kaleem ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
Wildlife activists in Nilgiris want the Centre to take lessons from how captured rogue wild elephants have been rehabilitated at Kumki elephant camp at Muduamalai Tiger Reserve (MTR). There were incidents in the past in the hills when problematic elephants, ...Asian Age, 2 months ago
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