Tiger Attack
Calcutta  /  Published 31.12.20

Tiger kills fisherman in Sunderbans

A fisherman who had set out with two others on a country boat to catch fish deep inside the Sunderbans, died after a tiger attacked him near Mechua Island on Wednesday morning. The victim has been id...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 02.11.20

Sunderbans villager mauled by tiger, dies

A man who had ventured into a forest creek in the Sunderbans to catch crabs died after being mauled by a tiger on Friday. Sashanka Mandal, the 18th victim of tiger attack in the Sunderbans since Marc...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.09.20

Tiger claims 3rd victim in Sunderbans

A fisherman who was part of a team that had ventured inside the Sunderbans forests to catch crabs died after being attacked by a tiger while he was cooking on the bank of a creek on Sunday morning, a ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Sunderbans

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.20

Sundarbans bite southern bait

Several fishermen from North and South 24-Parganas, who lived off the fish netted from rivers and creeks adjacent to the Sunderbans, are migrating to Kerala and Tamil Nadu, driven by tiger attacks and...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.20

Cyclone Amphan rips off tiger fence in Sunderbans

Cyclone Amphan has damaged almost the entire nylon fencing that had been erected to prevent tigers from entering human habitation in the Sunderbans, triggering fears among forest officials of a recurr...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 28.12.19

What ails the tribals of Sunderbans?

An unusual ladies’ group discussion was in progress. Several tribal women between 18 and 80 years of age were gathered in a mud hut in Tipligheri village of the Sunderbans in West Bengal. They were ...
By Jayanta Basu in

West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.19

Fish vanishing, crabs lure crusader to peril

Arjun Mondal from Rajatjubilee village in the Sunderbans was fighting for the women who lost their husbands to tiger attacks. This Monday, two persons accompanying him reported that he was dragged awa...
By Jayanta Basu in Gosaba

Calcutta  /  Published 13.06.20

Sunderbans tiger kills one

A 36-year-old man, who went to catch crabs and fish in the Sunderbans area on Saturday morning, died after a tiger attacked him when he was chopping firewood in the forest, an official said.Goshto Nai...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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