Jharkhand  /  Published 05.05.22

Lady Tarzan fights for animal rights

Environmentalist and Padma Shri awardee Jamuna Tudu has planned to visit villages inside Dalma wildlife sanctuary to try and convince her tribal brethren about the futility of killing innocent animals...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.05.21

A bloodless Sendra amid lockdown

Sendra, the annual tribal hunting festival, passed off peacefully sans any casualty of animals at Dalma wildlife sanctuary on Monday. The forest department had made elaborate security arrangements to...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.05.21

Foresters to keep vigil at Dalma for Sendra

The forest department will be maintaining a strict vigil across the Dalma wildlife sanctuary, 30 km from Jamshedpur, from Sunday to Monday evening in view of Sendra, the annual hunting festival. The ...

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.04.21

Hunting festival 'Sendra' called off

The Dolma Buru Sendra Samity, a frontal outfit of tribals, on Wednesday cancelled Bishu Shikar or Sendra for the second consecutive year in view of the surge in Covid-19 cases. Sendra was scheduled t...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.04.19

Strict vigil for hunting festival Sendra

The forest department has activated two check posts at Chakulia and Barisole, both in Baharagora sub-division of East Singhbhum, for Bishu Shikar, the annual hunting festival of tribals, popularly kno...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.05.20

Sendra sans blood spill

Sendra was celebrated on Monday with only the observance of rituals as most tribal groups avoided entering the Dalma forest to hunt animals. The lockdown and social-distancing protocols ensured that t...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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