Forest Guard

  • Actress Nargis Fakhri given 'guard of honour' by forest guards; people demand action, say it is a disgrace to the uniform August 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Believe it or not. Hindi film actress Nargis Fakhri was given a ceremonial 'Guard of Honour' by the forest department officials at the Kabini wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka, recently. She was shooting for a 'save tiger' show of a private news channel at the Kabini wildlife sanctuary in Mysore district,...
  • Forest guard goes missing, police begin probe April 26, 2014

    A forest guard on duty at Palkot wildlife sanctuary went missing since Friday in Gumla district, police said on Saturday. Vishwanath Singh, the forest guard, was reported to duty but mysteriously went missing. An FIR has been lodged in this connection by the Forest Ranger, Akhilesh Prasad Singh. The police have begun investigation...
  • Rhino shot dead by forest guards September 7, 2013

    Tezpur: An adult rhino was allegedly shot dead by forest guards when it attacked them at Barbheti village in Assam's Sonitpur district on Saturday. The rhino attacked a team of five forest guards around 8.30 am when they were trying to guide the straying animal back to the Kaziranga National...
  • Ramesh concerned over lack of forest guards October 2, 2010

    Jalpaiguri, (West Bengal): Environment minister Jairam Ramesh visited Banarhat in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal where seven elephants were killed by a speeding goods train recently. He termed the killing of seven elephants as a ghastly incident and expressed concern over the lack of recruitment of forest rangers. "Well I have discussed...
  • Forest guard injured by wild elephant June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: A forest guard was injured when a wild elephant attacked him near Kalinga studio on the outskirts of Bhubaneshwar on Friday official sources said. Identified as Jayakrushna Panda, the forest guard was dissuading a large group of people including media persons who gathered to have a look at the...