National Forest Martyrs Day observed at Zoo
Hyderabad: The National Forest Martyrs Day was observed at Nehru Zoological Park on Sunday as the Minister for Environment as well as Forest Indrakaran Reddy commemorated those that compromised their lives to safeguard the wild animals as well as woodlands.
Indrakaran Reddy stated that from 1984 to 2022, a total amount of 21 authorities as well as team in Telangana shed their lives while releasing tasks for the defense of woodland wide range.
Lauding the good task of woodland authorities for the defense of natural deposits, the Minister stated that throughout 2021-2022, the woodland authorities signed up a total amount of 11,669 situations as well as enforced a penalty of Rs 14.07 crore as component of woodland defense. Similarly, Rs 7.31 crore of hardwood was confiscated as well as a total amount of 1,634 cars were seized. 1133 situations of woodland land advancement have actually likewise been signed up, he stated.
The Minister educated that in order to enhance the Forest Department, the State government is filling staff members as well as team consultations on a prompt basis.
“The government has sanctioned the recruitment of 92 Forest Section Officers (FSO’s), 14 Forest Range Officers (FROs), and 1393 Forest Beat Officers (FBO’s) this year. Besides, 2,173 vehicles were handed over to the forest officials and staff”, he included.
Indrakaran Reddy better stated that under the Jungle Bachao-Jungle Badao plan, the State government was launching large steps, motivating individuals’s engagement for the defense of the existing woodlands in addition to the resurgence of the abject woodlands.