Fauna of Kaziranga National Park Current Affairs, GK & News

Assam to expand Kaziranga National Park

The Assam government has approved to expand the Kaziranga National Park by 3053 hectares. Key Facts This would make the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve to grow to 1085.53 sq km. Currently, the core area of the park is 430 sq km. Benefits These additions are habitat corridors It would help to provide connectivity ..




No Mining Allowed along Kaziranga National park: SC

Mining activities near Kaziranga National Park and catchment area of rivers originating in Karbi Anglong Hills in Assam has been banned. As many of the sites selected for operation of the mining activities are qualified to be recognized as forests and therefore in such areas the prior mandatory forest clearance from the Centre is a ..