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Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir

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Selasa, 01 Des 2020 13:56 WIB

Srinagar - Desforestasi dan perubahan iklim menyebabkan hewan liar mendekati pemukiman warga. Akibatnya beruang hitam Himalaya didapati menyerang banyak warga Kashmir.

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Di tengah perselisihan mematikan yang telah lama berkecamuk di Kashmir, ada konflik lain yang diam-diam menelan korban di wilayah Himalaya: konflik antara manusia dan hewan liar.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Tercatat setidaknya ada 67 orang tewas dan 940 lainnya terluka dalam lima tahun terakhir akibat serangan hewan liar di Lembah Kashmir.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Beruang hitam Himalaya menjadi pelaku utama dari masalah ini. Para ahli mengatakan lebih dari 80% kematian dan penganiayaan disebabkan oleh serangan beruang hitam.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Pada bulan Agustus, seekor beruang hitam menerkam Manzoor Ahmad Dar di kebun sayurnya. Hingga kini ia masih belum pulih dari cedera kepala yang serius.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Tahun lalu, Showkat Ahmed Khatana, seorang pengembara berusia 50 tahun, tewas ketika mencoba menyelamatkan adik laki-lakinya dari serangan beruang hitam di dekat rumah mereka di daerah Harwan, Srinagar.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Deforestasi dan perubahan iklim menjadi alasan para hewan liar mendekati pemukiman warga untuk mencari makanan dan tempat berlindung.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Rashid Naqash, kepala sipir satwa liar Kashmir, mengatakan bahwa sebelumnya, beruang hitam biasa melakukan hibernasi selama musim dingin. Tapi sekarang mereka aktif bahkan di musim dingin akibat perubahan iklim.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Konflik juga semakin memanas karena populasi satwa liar meningkat seiring dengan hampir berhenti perburuan satwa akibat situasi keamanan yang mencekam dan kehadiran pasukan India di kawasan hutan.  

The Dardkhor village, where several cases of wild animals attacking villagers have been reported is seen at dusk on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020. Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region’s residents: the conflict between man and wild animals. According to official data, at least 67 people have been killed and 940 others injured in the past five years in attacks by wild animals in the famed Kashmir Valley, a vast collection of alpine forests, connected wetlands and waterways known as much for its idyllic vistas as for its decades-long armed conflict between Indian troops and rebels. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Kini warga harus membawa senjata tajam jika pergi keluar rumah pada malam hari untuk melindungi diri dari serangan hewan liar.

Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir
Serangan Hewan Liar Makin Marak di Kashmir