Top
Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
exit_to_app
Outlook for BJP in Kerala
access_time 2021-05-06T11:21:07+05:30
Not Covid deaths, but mass murder
access_time 2021-05-05T10:52:36+05:30
Poll results that carry lessons
access_time 2021-05-04T10:39:06+05:30
The whistles of danger that must be heard
access_time 2021-04-30T11:44:21+05:30
DEEP READ
Iran and the revival of JCPOA
access_time 2021-04-23T13:21:09+05:30
A model mosque in Gujarat
access_time 2021-04-12T17:13:34+05:30
Towards a digital emergency?
access_time 2021-02-27T14:50:41+05:30
The slaughter of democracy in Puducherry
access_time 2021-02-24T11:27:21+05:30
Populist Fascism
access_time 2021-01-31T17:19:29+05:30
Media Freedom
access_time 2021-01-31T15:47:07+05:30
exit_to_app
Homechevron_rightIndiachevron_rightElephants killed, tusk ...

Elephants killed, tusk missing in Jharkhand

text_fields
bookmark_border
Elephants killed, tusk missing in Jharkhand
cancel

Ranchi: An elephant was shot dead by the suspected poacher and took away the tusk in Jharkhand's Palamau district.

According to forest department officials, the railway staffs informed about the death of the elephants. The forest department team reached to spot on Wednesday morning. The dead body of the elephant was found near Jawa river situated near Chippadohar railway station.

"We got information about dead body of the elephant. The forest department visited the spot and examined the dead body. Bullet injuries have been found on chest of the elephant. The tusk is also missing" said Dr. Mohan Lal, Field Director of Palamau Tiger Reserve Area.

The forest department officials say that the elephant could have been killed by the villagers or poachers. 

Last year, villagers had killed an elephant who had damaged the crops and houses of the village. The role poachers are also not ignored as elephant was shot dead.

The PTR region situated on Jawa river is know for Elephant corridor.                                         

 
Show Full Article
TAGS:
News Summary - Elephants killed, tusk missing in Jharkhand
Next Story