Forest Officer

  • AP: 16 villagers detained for hacking forest officer to death 16-09-2013 12:48 PM

    Hyderabad: Sixteen villagers have been detained for allegedly hacking a forest officer to death in Andhra Pradesh. The officer was conducting a raid in the village to prevent the encroachment of forest land. He was allegedly assaulted with sticks and an axe by the villagers. The officer died on the...
  • Guj officer resists corruption, driven to death 16-04-2011 04:38 PM

    New Delhi: A Forest Officer in Gujarat has been driven to death for resisting corruption. 44-year-old Yajvendrasinh Chauhan, a Range Forest Officer with the Gujarat Ecological Education and Research Foundation, committed suicide on Wednesday. He was allegedly being harassed by three of his seniors, who wanted him to prepare inflated...
  • Sandalwood mafia kills forest officer in Andhra 31-03-2011 05:00 PM

    Adilabad: Another officer paid for his honesty with his life. A forest officer was beaten to death by the sandalwood mafia in Andhra Pradesh. Forest officer P Satyanarayana, was beaten to death allegedly by sandalwood smugglers in the forests in Adilabad in Andhra Pradesh late on Tuesday night. Satyanarayana had...