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Assam govt. sets up Anti Depredation Squads

Assam govt. sets up Anti Depredation Squads

The state government of Assam has set up 15 Anti-Depredation Squads of Forest department to deal with human-wildlife conflicts in the state. The squads would help Forest Department to reduce casualties in conflict situations.

Key Points:

  • The loss of lives of both humans and animals is unwarranted, and the squads must spread awareness about avoiding man-animal conflicts.
  • This is done to make sure there is peaceful coexistence since it is important for both man and animals.
  • The squads would help the Forest Department to reduce casualties in conflict situations.
  • The Forest Department has engaged special trained 50 front line staff to handle the conflict situations also 100 more staff to be trained in the coming days.
  • The anti-depredation squads will be equipped with all logistics that are required for mitigating the conflict.
  • These squads will have 12 bore pump action guns and rubber bullet ammunition.

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