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died 2024-02-28 at
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Rajaji National Park in India
Rajaji National Park
Rajaji National Park, in Haridwar, Uttarakhand,
, was founded in 1983.
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In 1983, three wildlife sanctuaries in the area namely, Chilla, Motichur and Rajaji sanctuaries were merged into one, Rajaji National Park, named after independent Indias second governor-general, Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (1878-1972).
Final approval was accorded to Kudremukh (Karnataka) and Rajaji (Uttarakhand) for declaring as a tiger reserve in 15th April, 2015. Rajaji Tiger Reserve became the second tiger reserve in Uttarakhand.
Theres several elephants camp within the park, like
Camp King Elephant camp
Chilla Elephant camp
2012: In 2012, there were 1,559 elephants in Uttarakhand.
2017: elephant population rose to 1,839 by 2017.
2020: In June, according to the elephant census, the numbers of the elephants in the state had reached 2,026.
References for records about Rajaji National Park
Koehl, Dan (2024). Rajaji National Park, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at
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