Once the rescued animals reach Assam state zoo in Guwahati, Wildlife authorities will take the inventory of the animals at the zoo veterinary hospital and later shift them to specially arranged and sanitised enclosures.
Maintaining social distancing, a small group of villagers from Capt Jintu Gogoi’s hometown gathered to hoist the national flag and light the lamp in the memory of soldiers who gave their lives to defend the country.
The Molai forest with a bamboo understory, covering over 300 hectares, also has several hundred trees and medicinal plants of indigenous origin. If Jadav Payeng's appeal gets approval, it would become Assam's first Community Reserve.
Senior leaders Rh. Raising and Deputy Kilonser Limachuba were to represent the NSCN-IM instead of Th Muivah, but the Governor instead chose to reschedule the talks to a mutually convenient date later in order to include the octogenarian.
Assam forest department officials managed to guide the big cat back into the reserve. Two other tigers strayed out of the park’s Western Range and approached the Baghmari village area. While one was chased away towards the Karbi Anglong Hills, another was said to be resting near the national highway 37.