Bandipur National Park in India

Bandipur National Park

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OwnerKarnataka Forest Departement
Total nrs1600
Number of animals1600
Address NH 67, Hangala Village,Gundlupet Taluk
Zip-code 571126
Place Bandipur
Country India
Website Website

Directors 2019-2021: T. Balachandra (director)
2022-now: Ramesh Kumar (director)

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History of updates2022-04-24

Latest document update2022-04-24 05:36:20
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Bandipur National Park, located at NH 67, Hangala Village,Gundlupet Taluk, in Bandipur, Karnataka, India , was founded in 1931.

Comments / pictures2020-09-19: Over 1,600 elephants are wandering in and around Bandipur Tiger Reserve (BTR), as per an internal survey conducted by forest officials of the reserve.

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Koehl, Dan (2024). Bandipur National Park, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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2020-09-20Tiger preys on young elephant in bandipur - Elephant News
2020-09-191,600 elephants in bandipur, finds internal survey - Elephant News
2019-08-29Do india’s elephants really need birth control? - Elephant News
Nine jumbos travel 2700 km along with 16 mahouts to reach corbett from karnataka - Elephant News
2012-03-04Why relocating badly behaved wild elephants doesn’t work - Elephant News
Tiger kills elephant calves - Elephant News
Rise in elephant population at bandipur tiger reserve - Elephant News
2011-03-12Bandipur elephant census - Elephant News
Killer elephant tramples one more in bangalore - Elephant News
2010-11-06Will they number more than 5,000? - Elephant News
2022-04-21Twin elephant calves born in bandipur saved from drowning moments after birth - Elephant News

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