Rs 11 crore cleared to install sensor barriers in Kaziranga: Assam Govt. tells NGT
First Published: 27th April, 2018 10:09 IST
In a bid to check accidental deaths of animals near Kaziranga National Park, the Assam government informed the National Green Tribunal that a budgetary allocation of Rs 11 crore has
In a bid to check accidental deaths of animals near Kaziranga National Park, the Assam government informed the National Green Tribunal that a budgetary allocation of Rs 11 crore has been cleared by the assembly to install sensor-operated automated traffic barriers.
The state government informed also said that the amount would be released immediately. The tendering process for installation of the barriers in six areas inside the park has already been initiated and the date of opening of tender is May 14. The matter will now be heard on July 18.
The tribunal had earlier rejected the Assam government’s proposal to engage manpower instead of installing sensor-operated traffic barriers to control the accidental deaths of animals near the Kaziranga National Park.
It may be mentioned that many cases of animal deaths take place after being hit vehicles as they move towards highlands crossing the national highway during floods.
TOPMOST STORY NOW
Live SKM is committed to preserving history of Tyongsi Sirijunga: Min Lok Nath Sharma07th December 2022
Live Ragging victim Anand undergoes another surgery07th December 2022
Live AIUDF Chief tenders another apology07th December 2022
Live TMC’s Saket Gokhale is a ‘psycho’ says Meghalaya Dy CM07th December 2022
AIUDF Chief tenders another apology
After stoking controversy with his rather sexist remarks on marriage age of Hindu boys and girls, AIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal has tendered an apology yet again, and termed his remark to be a mere slip of tongue.07th December 2022
Silchar Dental College rusticates 14 students from hostel for ragging
The victims, both in their written and verbal statements said they were ragged, harassed and abusive language was used against them06th December 2022
Assam CM directs all Assam Universities to evict all unauthorized boarders from hostels
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma makes decisive move to stop menace of ragging and ensure proper academic environment in all Universities.05th December 2022
‘Don’t want your votes, want your children to do well’: Assam CM to Muslims
CM Sarma requested Muslim women to produce two children only and make them doctors, engineers, sportsperson and not just clerics05th December 2022