Roar for Tigers

Cops thwart illegal felling of Sheesham in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve

Cops thwart illegal felling of Sheesham in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve

Mar 28, 2015

PILIBHIT: A team of three police officials had a face-off with illegal fellers in Tatarganj village of Pilibhit district on receiving information that green Sheesham (Indian Rosewood) trees were being illegally felled and taken to Nepal on Monday. The Sheesham trees are protected under the Indian Forest Act and anyone who wants to chop down this type of tree needs to take permission from the forest department. A sub-inspector narrowly missed getting shot in the clash....

सुख-सौभाग्य के लिए यहां की जाती है बाघ की पूजा

सुख-सौभाग्य के लिए यहां की जाती है बाघ की पूजा

Mar 27, 2015

भारतीय संस्कृति हर जीव में परमात्मा का अंश मानती है, इसीलिए यहां सिर्फ निराकार परामात्मा की ही नहीं बल्कि उनकी प्रतिमा के अलावा वनस्पतियों और विभिन्न जीव-जंतुओं...

Subsidized LPG for poor living near forests in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve

Subsidized LPG for poor living near forests in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve

Mar 26, 2015

PILIBHIT: Government departments have joined hands with a wildlife NGO to ensure that poor villagers living close to the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve no longer depend on jungle wood for cooking food. The move is aimed at bringing down the cases of mass illegal felling which is affecting the ecological balance of the tiger reserve. The district administration will work along side the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve authorities, officials of Nabard (National Bank for Agriculture and...

Tiger sightings in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve to get leg up

Tiger sightings in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve to get leg up

Mar 25, 2015

Pilibhit: To draw nature lovers to the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve and up their chances of tiger sightings, the district authorities have decided to build two tower huts equipped with solar lights, binoculars and night-vision cameras in the sanctuary at points were movement of the big cat is prominent in the forest area. Pilibhit DM Om Narayan Singh said the idea was given to the DFO of PTR after tourist numbers were noticed falling even after the notification of the forest area as...

पीलीभीत टाइगर रिज़र्व जंगल के पास आग से होटल सहित पांच घर जले

पीलीभीत टाइगर रिज़र्व जंगल के पास आग से होटल सहित पांच घर जले

Mar 25, 2015

पीलीभीत : टाइगर रिजर्व के लग्गाभग्गा जंगल के पास स्थित गोरखडिब्बी गांव में अचानक आग गई। आग की चपेट में आने से करीब आधा दर्जन थारू लोगों के घर जल कर राख हो गए। साथ ही एक...