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Chief Wildlife Warden
Sr.No. Section of the Act Powers of Chief Wildlife Warden Design of official to whom the powers are Delegated.
1. 10(2) Reporting of Wild animals specified in Schedule II and III, wounded, killed or captured by license holder. License issuing authority and Dy. C.F. concerned.
2. 10(3) Surrender of License and records of wild animals killed or captured by licensees. License issuing authority.
3. 11(1)(b) Hunting of wild animals to be permitted in  certain. C.Fs. and Dy. C.Fs. within their respective Jurisdiction.
4. (13) Suspension or cancellation of licenses. Licenses issuing authority.
5. 27(1)(b) Restriction on entry in Sanctuary. C.F.Wl., Junagadh and Sanctuary Suptt.Concerned.
6. 22(2)(6) Taking charge of dead wild animals. Sanctuary Suptt. concerned.
7. 31 Granting permission to enter the sanctuary with weapon. C.F.WL., Junagadh and Sanctuary Suptt.concerned.
8. 56(2) Issue of license for hunting wild animals in game reserves. C.F.concerned within their repectives jurdistion.
9. 39(2) Taking over possession of any wild animal article, trophy or uncured trophy there of Captured or hunted in contravention of the act or found dead. All R.F.O.s Assitt Cfs and Dy.CFS within their respective's Their respective jurdisctions, Tech. Assistant to C.C.F.
10. 39(3) Grant of permission to acquire, keep in possession, custody or control transfer by way of gift or sale, destroy or damage wild animals etc. C.F.WL.,junagadh and C.Fs. and Dy. C.Fs. within their respective jurisdiction Assistant to the C.C.F.G.S. (General Administration and wildlife)
11. 40(1)(2)

and (4)
Receiving declarations of the custody or
possession of captive animals. animal article, uncured trophy salted or dried skin etc. derived from an animals specified in schedule I or Part 2 of schedule II.
C.F. WL., Junagadh and C.Fs. and Dy.C.Fs. within their respective jurisdiction Assistant to the C.CF.G.S. (General Administration and wildlife.)
12. 41(1)(a)
(b )(c)
Powers of inquiry and preparation of inventories and affixing identification marks on animal sarticles trophies etc. All forest officers of the rank of R.F.G. Asstt. And
Dy. C.Fs. within their respective Tech. Asstt. To C.Fs.
13. 43(1) to (6) Powers for issue of permission to sell, transfer and issue of certificate of ownership after inquiry. C.F.WL., Junagadh and C.Fs. and Dy.C.Fs. within their respective jurisdiction Assistant to the C.C.F.G.S. (General Administration and wildlife)
14. 44(1) to
(9)
Issue of licenses listed under sub section (1)(a) (b) receiving declaration of stock and placing of identification marks as per sub-section (2) Territorial C.Fs. within their respective jurisdiction.
15. 45 Suspension or Cancellation of License issued under sec. 44 Territorial C.Fs. within their respective jurisdictions.
16. 47(a) Controlling maintenance of records and returns. License issuing authority.
17. 47(b) Inspection of record. All Forest officers of the rank of R.F.O. and above Tech. Asstt. To C.C.F., Honorary Wild Life Wardens in their respective jurisdictions.
18. 50(I)(a)
(b)(c)(d)
Powers of inspection, entry, search
and seizure and arrest without warrant.
All Forest officers of the rank of R.F.O. and above Tech. Asstt. To C.C.F., Honorary Wildlife Wardens in their respective districts.
19. 50(6) Sale of article seized A.C.Fs. and Dy.C.Fs. with their respective jurisdictions.
20. 55 Lodging of complaints of wild life offences in the courts All Forest officers of the ranks of R.F.O. Asstt. And Dy.C.Fs. in their respective jurisdiction. Tech Asstt. To C.C.F. Legal Supdt. to C.C.F.
 
Note: All Forest officers of the ranks of Range Forest Officers and Assistant and Dy. Conservators of Forest shall be deemed to be wild life wardens as per section - 4 (I) (b) of the Act. For the purpose of implementing the provisions of the Act.
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