Five NGOs to secure 100 elephant corridors in India
Five NGOs to secure 100 elephant corridors in India

 Five NGOs have come together to raise 20 million pounds for securing 100 elephant corridors in India by 2025 to curb increasing fragmentation of forests as well as human-elephant conflict, it was announced on Wednesday.

718 elephants killed in Odisha since 2000: Ministe

718 elephants have died in since 2000 due to different reasons, Odisha government Tuesday told the state assembly.

`Elephant corridors in Meghalaya awaiting MHA clearance`

The corridors are meant to reduce man-animal conflict by facilitating free movement and avoiding direct contact with the elephants while at the same time protecting the border from intruders.

Elephant corridors can never be `set up`

Fairly recently, the Orissa Cabinet, sitting inside the air-tight conference room at the Secretariat, identified 14 elephant corridors in the state.