Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Kerala PSC - List of Tiger Reserves in India

                Sometimes Kerala PSC has asked questions about Tiger Reserves in India. There are 50 Tiger reserves in India, of them two are in Kerala. 



Some more questions that can be asked for Kerala PSC :

  • National Animal of India - Tiger (Bengal Tiger)
  • National animal of Bengladesh - Tiger
  • Tiger was adopted as National animal in  - April 1973
  • Scientific name of Tiger - Panthera Tigris
  • National Tiger Day - July 29
  • Process used to take census of Tigers - Pugmark
  • Tiger Reserves in India are governed by - Project Tiger
  • Project Tiger was launched in April 1973 (At the tenure of Indira Gandhi)
  • Project Tiger is administered by - National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA)
  • National Tiger Conservation Authority was formed in - 4th September 2006 
  • The program Project Tiger Started in - Jim Corbet National Park 
  • The National Park which has the highest density of tigers in the world - Kaziranga National Park 
  • The National Park having world’s largest population of Indian one-horned rhinoceroses - Kaziranga National Park 
  • Kaziranga National Park was started in year - 2006 
  • Number of Tiger Reserves in India - 50 
  • Largest Tiger Reserve in India - Nagarjuna Sagar - Sreesailam (Andra Pradesh)
  • Smallest Tiger Reserve in India - Bor (Maharashtra)
  • 10th Tiger Reserve in India - Periyar
  •  36th Tiger Reserve in Kerala - Parambikulam 



Below is the list of  Tiger Reserves in India given in alphabetical order.


Sl. No     Name    State
1  Achanakmar  Chattisgarh
2  Amrabad  Telengana
3  Anamalai  Tamil Nadu
4  Bandhavgarh  Madhya Pradesh
5  Bandipur  Karnataka
6  Bhadra  Karnataka
7  Biligiri Ranganatha  Temple  Karnataka
8  Bor  Maharastra
9  Buxa  West Bengal
10  Corbett  Uttarakhand
11  Dampa  Mizoram
12  Dandeli - Anshi  Karnataka
13  Dudhwa  Uttar Pradesh
14  Indravati  Chattisgarh
15  Kalakkand - Mundanthurai  Tamil Nadu
16  Kamlang  Arunachal Pradesh
17  Kanha  Madhya Pradesh
18  Kawal  Telengana
19  Kaziranga  Assam
20  Manas  Assam
21  Melghat  Maharastra
22  Mudumalai  Tamil Nadu
23  Mukandra Hills  Rajasthan
24  Nagarahole  Karnataka
25  Nagarjunasagar Srisailam  Andra Pradesh
26  Namdapha  Arunachal Pradesh
27  Nameri  Assam
28  Nawegaon - Nagzira  Maharastra
29  Orang  Assam
30  Pakke  Arunachal Pradesh
31  Palamau  Jharkand
32  Panna  Madhya Pradesh
33  Parambikulam  Kerala
34  Pench  Madhya Pradesh
35  Pench  Maharashtra
36  Periyar  Kerala
37  Pilibhit   Urrat Pradesh
38  Rajaji  Uttarakhand
39  Ranthambore  Rajasthan
40  Sahyadri  Maharastra
41  Sanjay - Dubri  Madhya Pradesh
42  Sariska  Rajasthan
43  Sathyamangalam  Tamil Nadu
44  Satkosia  Odisha
45  Satpura  Madhya Pradesh
46  Similipal  Odisha
47  Sunderbans  West Bengal
48  Tadoba - Andhari  Maharashtra
49  Udanti - Sitanadi  Chattisgarh
50  Valmiki  Bihar




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