Bears have been rehabilitated in several countries of the world. However, it is surprising that in India rehabilitation of bears has not been practiced before. One of the limitations must surely be the very few areas left in the country where carnivores can be put back.

The heads of sixteen villages bordering the Pakke Tiger Reserve in East Kameng District in Arunachal Pradesh, have formed a committee called the Ghora Aabhe, to protect the reserve where hunting animals illegally has been a common practice. Tana Tapi, a Divisional Forest Officer has helped the villagers in the formation of the committee.

ITANAGAR, Dec 28: Claiming that the tender process for implementation of the Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) in Bameng CD block of East Kameng district was completed in February 2007, the All Bameng Khenewa & Lada Students