TS to submit Tiger Conservation Plan to High Court today


In view of the directions of High Court, the District Collectors, Superintendents of Police, Superintending Engineers, Deputy Commissioner of Prohibition & Excise and District Forest Officers of Adilabad, Mancherial, Nirmal and KB Asifabad districts have conducted a Coordination meeting here today on implementation of Tiger Conservation Plan and reviewed the protection measures being taken and prepared the Action Plan for further protection. 


The decisions will be submitted to the Court today as per its direction following a PIL filed by Diya Sur against the State of Telangana on the implementation of Tiger Conservation Plan of Kawal Tiger Reserve. The interim orders have been given by the court on February 7.

The Court made the Chairman and MD, TSNPDCL, the Commissioner of Prohibition & Excise, the District Collectors and Superintendents of Police of Adilabad, Mancherial, Nirmal, Asifabad,  Districts respondents and directed to form a team under the leadership of Field Director, Kawal Tiger Reserve and authorized officials of Police, Excise and TSNPDCL to inspect the area of the Kawal Tiger Reserve and submit the status of protection and monitoring mechanism as per the Tiger Conservation Plan.