- Beginning of the year with wildlife human conflict
Shadow, As usual, the tiger attacked the shepherd who had gone to graze the cattle of the village, in which the shepherd died. This incident happened today at 12 noon on January 1 in FDCM Pathri forest area. With this incident, the incident of tiger attack has happened in the district for the second consecutive day. This year has also started with wildlife human conflict.
Room no. In 147 Jankapur resident shepherd Vinod Namdev Thackeray (47) had gone to the nearby FDCM area for grazing this morning with the cattle of the village. After going some distance, a tiger suddenly attacked Vinod, the shepherds accompanying him made noise, but by then Vinod’s life had flown away. The information of the incident has been given to Nanhe, the Forest Zone Officer in-charge of the Forest Development Corporation.
Bharat Ramdas Kove (23), a resident of Doni of Mool Tehsil, was killed in a tiger attack on December 31 in the forest of Doni of Mool Tehsil adjoining Savli Tehsil. Although this incident happened on the night of 30, but his body was found on 31. With this incident, the incident of tiger attack has happened in the district for the second consecutive day.
Tadoba Andhari Tiger Project located in the district is considered to be Nandanvan for tigers. Apart from this, due to the nutritious environment of tigers in the district, the number of tigers is increasing rapidly, which is expected to cross 200 by this year. Because of this, incidents of human-wildlife conflict are frequent in the district. This year has started with tiger attack.