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Kaziranga Rhino Conservation Faces Threat from Poachers Again, 9 Killed Since Jan 2015

Kaziranga National Park, home to 2,300 one-horned rhinos in India, is beset with rising poaching incidents in the last three years, reports said. In 2015 alone 9 rhinos have been killed by intruders in Assam’s rhino conservation park that was known for its success to maintain rhino population at a higher level in the past two decades. About 7 rhinos ...

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Migrating Birds Arrive in Chilka Lake Early, Officials on Patrol to Curb Poaching

Patrolling has been intensified along the Chilika Lake in Odisha to apprehend poachers in view of the ‘Chhadakhai’ on Friday, when there will be huge demand for meat, chicken, egg and fish on Kartika Purnima. Hindus refrain from non-vegetarian food during Kartika month in Hindu calendar and after its completion on the full moon, they rush to eat fish caught ...

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