Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Valmiki National Park

#National_Park

Valmiki National Park

▪️ located at the India-Nepal border in the West Champaran district of Bihar.

▪️ NP established in the year 1990
on the bank of river Gandak.
 
▪️ only National park in Bihar.

▪️ excellent example of Himalayan Terai landscape.

▪️ The wildlife found in the forest of National Park are the Bengal tiger, Indian rhinoceros, black bear, Indian sloth bear, otter, Indian leopard, wild dog, buffalo, and boar.

▪️ Tharu’, a scheduled tribe, is the dominant community in the landscape of the Valmiki National Park.

▪️ Valmiki Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park is the 18th Tiger Reserve of the country. The Valmiki Tiger Reserve comprises of the Valmiki National Park and the Valmiki Wild Sanctuary.

▪️ It is the only National park and Tiger Reserve of Bihar


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