In a recent verdict, the Supreme Court has allowed translocation of Asiatic lions from Gujarat’s Gir sanctuary to a new home in which among the following states?

In a recent verdict, the Supreme Court has allowed translocation of Asiatic lions from Gujarat’s Gir sanctuary to a new home in which among the following states?
[A]Rajasthan
[B]Madhya Pradesh
[C]Karnataka
[D]Andhra Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh
The Supreme Court has allowed translocation of Asiatic lions from Gujarat’s Gir sanctuary to Madhya Pradesh. The apex court said that the species is under threat of extinction and needs a second home. A bench of Justices KS Radhakrishnan and CK Prasad has given six months time to the wildlife authorities concerned for translocating the lions.

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