Debendra Dalai, Chief Conservator of Forests and Chief wildlife warden, Chandigarh on compliant against NS Sidhu for gifting Punjab CM a stuffed black partridge from Pak: I have received a letter from Animal Welfare Board&they have asked for a report on it within 3 days. (17.12)
NS Sidhu gifting Punjab CM stuffed black partridge from Pak:Animal Welfare Board of India directs DG of Forests&Special Secy Delhi,Addl DG of Forests(Wildlife)Delhi&Chief Wildlife Warden Chandigarh to send report within 3 days for action under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act
Virat Kohli's letter follows PETA India's complaint to the Chief Wildlife Warden of the Rajasthan Forest Department.
SC asks Chief Wildlife Warden to conduct a survey of each state by Dec 31 on the no. of elephants in the country&how many of them are held legally/illegally &submit a report to Ministry of Environment&Forest.The Ministry is directed to compile the data&file affidavit before court