Leopard kills 7 goats, people block roads in Wayanad

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 6 (BPNS) People of Menangadi in Wayanad district of Kerala are in a road blockade after 7 goats were killed by a leopard in the past few days. Local people participated in the protest with the dead bodies of goats. Sabu Mathew, a local farmer at Meenangadi in Wayanad told BPNS that people […]

Rabies confirmed  in stray dog that bit 7 people in Kottayam

Chennai, Sept 18( BPNS) The stray dog that bit 7 people including a child who was sleeping at her home was confirmed with rabies. The dog was killed by local people after it turned violent and rampantly bit several people. The dog was confirmed with rabies after the postmortem conducted in Kottayam veterinary hospital. With […]

PM Modi releases cheetahs in special enclosure at Kuno Park.

Sheopur (MP), Sep 17 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday released cheetahs brought from Namibia into a special enclosure at the Kuno National Park (KNP) in Madhya Pradesh as part of the programme to reintroduce the feline in India seven decades after it was declared extinct in the country. Modi, who is celebrating his 72nd […]

Kerala releases action-plan to address stray dog menace

Thiruvananthapuram, September 15 (BPNS)With a day left for the Kerala High Court’s scrutiny over the state government’s interventions in addressing the stray dog menace, an action plan got rolled out. The plan based on four components – an intensive vaccination programme, shelter homes for stray dogs and abandoned dogs, waste management, and awareness campaigns – […]

Kerala gears up for fight against stray dogs

Thiruvananthapuram, September 13 (BPNS) With stray dog attacks continuing unabated in the state, the entire government machinery has sprung into action. It is learned that similar efforts made during the times of floods and the Covid-19 pandemic are what is expected by the government to address the stray dog menace. According to local bodies minister […]

Stray dog issue: Crucial meeting likely to take place on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram, September 11 (BPNS) With stray dog attacks continuing in Kerala, a crucial meeting between chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and local self-government minister MB Rajesh is likely to take place on Monday.  The meeting, it is said, came against the backdrop of the Supreme Court’s oral observation that stresses the need to work towards finding […]