Forest Department

Wildlife First alleges illegal works taken up at Nagarahole Forest

Wildlife First President K.M. Chinnappa has alleged that illegal works are taken up at Nagarahole Reserve Forest.
He has stated that earth-moving machines were being used to level the sides of the safari route at Nagarahole Reserve Forest, which was in gross violation of the Wildlife Act. Read More


A K Machaiah to Forest Department: Protect Devera Kadu or face consequences

T.Shettalli Suggi Devara Kadu( Sacred Forest) President A.K. Machaiah alleged that the Devara Kadu’s are being  encroached upon by powerful individuals and that the  Forest Department  is turning a blind eye to the encroachments. He told reporters here on Monday that the  Devera Kadu’s has 99.83 acres under survey number 2/1, of which around 20 acres have been  encroached. Read More