While 36% of the world’s rabies death occur in India, we still don’t have enough stock of Anti-rabies vaccines to curb the menace.
Khunti village in Jharkhand was raided by elephants leaving a child injured and causing economic loss to the farmer.
The tea gardens of West Bengal have become a hotbed for human-elephant conflict. Affected families continue to wait for compensation.
The Dooars are known to be human animal conflict zones; infrastructure development, illegal mining and land fragmentation are only adding to the problem.