Forest guards to intensify patrolling in Sundarbans during Eid holidays


Stricter patrolling, officials said, would help keep at bay smugglers who could take advantage of the Eid holidays to cut trees or hunt deer in the mangrove forest The government has cancelled leaves of all forest personnel posted in the Sundarbans and asked them to intensify patrolling in the mangrove forest during the Eid holidays. […]

Saving the Sunderbans  

Published: March 08, 2021 21:37:29 If the year 2020 will go down in history as the darkest year marked by the coronavirus pandemic, some of the worst threats the humankind encountered at the same time were naturally overshadowed by it. One of them is climate change under the influence of which polar ice caps melted […]

Saving the Sunderbans  

Saving the Sunderbans   

Published: February 08, 2021 22:15:03 Poachers are always on the lookout to kill one of the world’s fiercest animals — the Royal Bengal Tiger and its prime target, the spotted deer (chital harin) –the finest among the antelope in the Sunderbans. But the coronavirus pandemic has reportedly offered extra opportunities for clandestine hunting of the […]

Deer poaching, hunting in Sundarbans rise at an alarming rate

Although deer in the Sunderbans have had relief from the attacks of tigers and pirates, these days they fall victim to traps and shooting by hunters Deer poaching and hunting in the Sunderbans have increased recently at an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal. Although deer […]