Tag: NTCA

Telangana gets specially trained forces for its two Tiger reserves

Newsroom24x7 Desk Hyderabad : The NTCA (National Tiger Conservation Authority) has sanctioned specially-skilled forces for two tiger reserves in the state of Telangana. And the work force will begin functioning before the calendar changes its sheet to 2017. Special Tiger Protection Forces (STPF) has got approval from centre and it will provide specially trained personnel,

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Ustad the tiger just cannot be locked up in unethical conditions

Sybelle Foxcroft An Indian Bengal Tiger named Ustad (T24), who lived in Ranthambhore National Park and is being held responsible for killing a forest guard on 8 May, another in 2012, and said to have killed 2 villagers who ventured into his territory, has been moved 400 km away to a sanctuary where it was

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Tiger Population in India goes up to 2226, 30.5% increase since the last estimate

Prakash Javadekar releases Status of Tigers in India Report 2014 Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 20: Minister of Environment, Forests& Climate Change  Prakash Javadekar today said that Government initiatives to streamline Tiger Conservation along with effective Forest Management and Community Participation has led to increase in the number of tigers. All around involvement of all stakeholders has

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