In the state-wise distribution of tigers, Madhya Pradesh had the highest number of the big cats at 526 followed by Karnataka at 524 and 442 in Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand HC orders CBI probe into deaths of tigers at Corbett reserve, asks agency to look into officials' 'connivance'
The Uttarakhand High Court has directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the death of tigers at the Corbett Tiger Reserve in the last five years.
Uttarakhand High Court orders CBI probe into death of tigers at Corbett Tiger Reserve, seeks report within three months
The direction came after the court was told that out of nine tiger deaths in the past only six were natural deaths.
Uttarakhand HC bans commercial use of elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve, restricts number of vehicles allowed
The Uttarakhand High Court on Friday banned the commercial use of elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve besides restricting the number of vehicles entering its ranges in a day to 100.
The Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) on Tuesday issued shoot-at-sight orders against poachers to prevent killing of Tigers in the reserve.
Uttarakhand CM has approved setting up of a 112-member Special Tiger Protection Force at the Corbett Tiger Reserve and deployment of 100 additional personnel
With three tigers found dead in the Corbett Tiger Reserve within a week, preliminary investigations have raised questions about the cause of death.
The carcass of the tigress was recovered on 18 January under suspicious circumstances from the buffer zone of the tiger reserve.