Rajastan tiger
Credit: Aditya Singh

Poaching cases falling in Rajasthan


Minister of state for forests Sukharam Vishnoi informed the assembly on Friday that the incidents of wildlife hunting in Rajasthan has reported steady decline.

He said that in Ranthambore and Sariska, intensive camera monitoring is done to protect tigers and prevent poaching. “Wherever there is human population presence, proper arrangements are made by constructing walls and fencing. In both the places, more personnel have been appointed than the posts sanctioned under extra vigilance.

The whole article was published by Ties of India on March 13, 2021. Credit photograph: Aditya Singh.