MP seeks Asiatic lions from zoos
Ahmedabad: In a desperate move, Madhya Pradesh government has written to all the zoos in the country to spare Asiatic lions for
Officials said that after Gujarat Government said no, MP government has decided to acquire at least six lions from different zoos in the country. Sources said that the move has tourism in the focus. “MP government plans to have a lion safari on the lines of
“It seems MP lobby in
GA Patel, an Ahmedabad based member of the Rationalization of the Boundary of Sanctuaries and National Park, a committee of the Central Government, said: “I was in
Sources said the issue has now reached the Supreme Court through a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking the apex court’s intervention in the matter. A Delhi based NGO – Bio-diversity Conservation Trust – has filed a PIL in the apex court urging it to direct the Gujarat Government to cooperate with MP to implement the Centre-aided project for transferring the big cats to Kuno-Palpur sanctuary.