Tag: Suhas Kumar

The beginning of the efforts to resurrect Panna Tiger Reserve was marred by controversy and opposition

Suhas Kumar (Original, March 2009 -Revised May 2017) There came a time in the history of Madhya Pradesh, a state that leads from the front in the field of wildlife conservation in India, when it faced international flak for losing all its tigers from Panna Tiger Reserve. I was on study leave when reports began

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Mull the Cull: The Killing Fields

Suhas Kumar The question is whether any civilization can wage relentless war on life without destroying itself, and without losing the right to be called civilized. ― Rachel Carson A December 2012 report of the expert group on pulses noted that blue bull menace was widespread in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh,

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Sadhus with blackbuck at Ujjain Simhastha catch the attention of Wildlife authorities

Newsroom24x7 Staff Renowned photographer Balu Mondhe clicked this photo of sadhus with a blackbuck at Ujjain and posted it on facebook to illustrate the spirit of Simhastha 2016. When asked whether or not domestication of black buck is permitted under the Wildlife Protection Act? former Madhy Pradesh principal Chief Conservator of Forest Ramesh Dave said:

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