Rhino population in Kaziranga National Park has registered an increase of 72 even as 54 pachyderms were poached at the world heritage site since 2013.

Large-scale encroachment, aging guards, defective weapons, zero conviction of poachers are bane of KNP

Jorhat: The rhino census in Kaziranga National Park will begin with a four-day programme from March 24.

NEW DELHI, March 17 – Admitting that rhino poaching in the Kaziranga National Park is a big problem, Union Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar said the government has taken a slew of

Assam government has told the National Green Tribunal that it is taking steps to curb increasing wildlife casualties due to vehicular movement on National Highway 37 in Kaziranga National Park.

Assam Forest Minister Atuwa Munda decided to ignore an urgent summons from Assam Governor PB Acharya to meet him at the Raj Bhavan here yesterday citing prior engagement, but the director of Kazira

Assam governor P.B.

The National Green Tribunal has ordered a ban on roadside shops and eateries along the animal corridors near Assam’s Kaziranga Natio-nal Park among a slew of directions in the wake of increasing wi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said a Rhino Protection Force with more than 1,200 personnel would be raised to protect one-horned rhinoceros against poachers.

The protection force will have more than 1,200 personnel