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Ganderbal: Police arrested two accused persons, Javid Ahmad Malla and Mushtaq Ahmad Malla of Fethapora Ganderbal for “misusing their licensed weapon and causing huge loss to the wet lands in Shallbugh area of District Ganderbal by killing of considerable number of aquatics birds.” The police has started a special drive to act against these hunters and in this regard, FIR 21/ 2021 U/S 51 wild life protection act has been registered at Police Station Ganderbal.…

Recently, viral pictures of blood stained whooper Swans generated hue and cry among netizens and nature lovers who were angry that after flying thousands of kilometres from their natural habitats, the birds arrived in Kashmir, only to be shot. Killed on the very first day of arrival, a new species to visit Kashmir, among the many winged visitors, the whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) met a tragic end at the hands of the poachers in the…

Pampore: Police on Thursday said that it arrested a man for poaching migratory birds from Pampore area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir. In a statement, police said that Police Station Pampore received a complaint regarding the poaching of migratory birds in Pampore’s Meej area. Upon this information, police forces along with Wildlife authorities arrested one person identified as Ghulam Haider, a resident of Balhama Panthachowk. In this regard, police said a case vide FIR…