Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary

52 rare turtles found poached in Agra, only 10 rescued alive

52 rare turtles found poached in Agra, only 10 rescued alive

52 endangered turtles were found trapped in a 20 ft-long poacher's net in Keetham Lake, located in Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary in Agra.

Mar 16, 2016, 00:32 AM IST
Allahabad HC summons officials on pollution in bird sanctuary

Allahabad HC summons officials on pollution in bird sanctuary

 The Allahabad High Court has summoned Uttar Pradesh government officials of Agra district to explain why a leather shoe industry cluster was being sited close to the eco-sensitive Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary.

Dec 12, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Warrant issued against Agra divisional commissioner in encroachment case

Agra: The National Green Tribunal has issued a bailable warrant against Agra divisional commissioner Pradeep Bhatnagar in a case of encroachment of Soor Sarovar bird sanctuary land by an engineering college.

Nov 20, 2014, 12:48 PM IST

Agra engineering college official jailed for lake pollution

The registrar of an engineering college on the Delhi-Agra highway was Monday sent to jail by an Uttar Pradesh court here for polluting a lake, a wildlife department official said.

Mar 18, 2013, 23:16 PM IST