Peacock feathers

Passenger carrying 49 kg peacock feathers nabbed at Delhi airport

A passenger, carrying peacock feathers weighing around 49 kg was apprehended at Terminal-3 of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Wednesday evening.

Sep 26, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

Call to restrict use of peacock feather during festivals

A state-based animal rights campaigner has called for a strict regulation on the use of peacock feathers during festival celebrations as it is in the violation of Wildlife Protection Act 1972.

Aug 21, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

Feather plucking sounding death knell for peacocks

 Forcible plucking of peacock feathers is leading to large number of deaths of the majestic national bird of India, experts have warned.

Mar 15, 2015, 13:49 PM IST