The Ghodazari Wildlife Sanctuary (GWS) will come up in which state?
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avatarAsked on December 26, 2019 by Rupashree Walavalkar

The Ghodazari Wildlife Sanctuary (GWS) will come up in which state?

A

Tamil Nadu

B

Karnataka

C

Odisha

D

Maharashtra

Answer

The Maharashtra Government has recently approved Ghodazari Wildlife Sanctuary in Chandrapur district as a new wildlife sanctuary in the state. The decision was taken at the 13th meeting of the Maharashtra State Board for Wildlife, chaired by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. The sanctuary, in the North East of Tadoba, will include 159 sq km of Brahmapuri forest. This will not only save the forest but will also improve tourism in nearly 40 villages in the area.

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