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935 elephants died in last 12 years in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, July 5 (UNI) As many as 935 elephants have died during the last 12 years, Odisha Minister for Forest and Environment Pradip Kumar Amat told the state Assembly on Tuesday.
Replying to a question of Ganesh Ram Singh Khuntia, (BJP) the Minister said the elephants died during 2011-12 to 2021-2022.
Amat said while 48 died due to poaching, 16 were poisoned to death, 135 died due to electrocution and 12 died in rail accidents.
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Medium flood in Mahanadi river system likely -SRC

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14 Aug 2022 | 4:51 PM

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14 Aug 2022 | 3:14 PM

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Tripura govt to start chopper service to islands of Dumboor lake

14 Aug 2022 | 1:38 PM

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Tripura govt's partner IPFT to agitate Delhi seeking separate statehood

14 Aug 2022 | 1:31 PM

Agartala, Aug 14 (UNI) The ruling BJP’s alliance partner IPFT in the Tripura government has announced to hold an agitation in Delhi on August 23 to press for their demand for a separate state elevating the status of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council.

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