Poachers(Search results - 12)
India24, Mar 2020, 7:12 PM IST
Elephant struggles to drink water with injured trunk; Should Karnataka govt still go ahead with reducing fores
An elephant was spotted with its trunk cut at Bannerghatta National Park limits due to steel strings used by poachers. Activists place this as evidence before BJP government to appeal to them not to reduce the buffer zone at the park as it will only help poachers
India17, Dec 2019, 4:31 PM IST
Poachers arrested in Bengaluru for illegal trade of animals; black magic suspected
An arrest of a poacher in Mumbai and a raid at a designated location of his accomplice in Bengaluru has resulted in the rescue of tortoises, eagles, owls, a monitor lizard and many birds. Wildlife activists say the cause of this illegal trade is the false notion surrounding the enhancement of libido, coupled by the other cause – black magic.
NEWS17, May 2019, 2:53 PM IST
Poachers selling wild boar meat caught by Karnataka Forest Department officials
The accused used illegal weapons to hunt wild boars in forest areas, after which they sold the meat to locals. They were caught while trying to dispose of the meat in an attempt to escape being caught by officials.
NEWS10, May 2019, 6:13 PM IST
From Gauri Lankesh to 10 animal skins burned after being seized, watch Bengaluru Night Cap
Karnataka Forest Mobile Squad members seized almost 10 skins of jackal, leopard and spotted deer from poachers and burned them at Jarakabande Kaval Forest on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Thursday. Don't miss watching the Bengaluru Night Cap.
NEWS10, May 2019, 3:40 PM IST
10 animal skins burned after being seized from poachers in Bengaluru
The Karnataka Forest Mobile Squad seized as many as 10 animal pelts from poachers and burned them in forests on the city outskirts on Thursday
Karnataka19, Dec 2018, 4:00 PM IST
Poachers caught in CID Forest Cell net, leopard pelt recovered
CID Forest Cell of Bengaluru on Tuesday night trapped Kumar, Prasad Bhatt from Uttara Kannada and Athiq, a Mysuru resident for allegedly trying to sell a leopard skin. The officials say the leopard was killed three years ago. All the three accused have been handed over to Assistant Conservator of Forests for further investigation.
20, Jan 2017, 3:47 PM IST
Karnataka ex-CM’s son-in-law helped poachers getaway?
Karnataka former chief minister SM Krishna's son-in-law Siddarth has a vital role in shielding the two poachers involved in monitor lizard hunting case, alleged activists.
5, Jan 2017, 3:45 PM IST
Poachers taking refuge under coffee plantations?
Coffee plantations in Coorg, Chikkamagaluru and Hassan, are under the scanner of Wildlife Act as poachers have made thousands of acres their abode for hunting.