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Kaziranga National Park


Bacteria-rich soil at Kaziranga may be hindering it from acting as carbon sink

February 10, 2022 11:26 am

Photosynthesis -- a biological process in which plants absorb atmospheric carbon dioxide and release oxygen with the help of adequate sunlight -- was getting affected in this park, located in a heavy rainfall zone of the country. 

Video of white hog deer strolling through Kaziranga National Park leaves netizens amazed

December 20, 2021 10:04 am

The white colour of the deer is a purely genetic matter, caused due to mutation of the gene, and it is not a different species of the deer family.

Assam: Three elephants electrocuted to death in last two days

October 25, 2021 10:27 pm

Among the three elephants which died, one of them was from Kaziranga. Besides, a swamp deer and two wild boars were also killed in the national park.

Kaziranga tiger death: Inquiry finds firing ‘unwarranted’, forest guard suspended

June 28, 2021 6:07 pm

A statement from KNPTR Sunday said, “An inquiry conducted by the assistant conservator of forest into the incident revealed that the firing was unwarranted based on which staff concerned was suspended.”

Kaziranga tiger dies in ‘accidental’ firing by forest guards

June 18, 2021 6:46 pm

P Sivakumar, director of Kaziranga National Park, told The Indian Express that the 10-year-old male tiger had entered a village on the periphery of the park on Thursday night and killed a bovine animal.

Boating, cycling: Kaziranga authorities introduce new ways to explore the park

December 16, 2020 6:38 pm

The new facilities for tourists have been introduced in the fringe area of the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve.

Kaziranga opens to tourists; CM Sonowal hopes it will help revive tourism post-lockdown

October 21, 2020 5:20 pm

Only regulated jeep safaris will be allowed in certain ranges of the park.

Shocked, deeply upsetting: Prince William, Kate Middleton on flood devastation in Kaziranga

July 24, 2020 6:44 pm

Expressing their appreciation for the park's rangers, the Duke said, "Catherine and I greatly admire all the work that you and the rangers at Kaziranga are doing to risk your own safety, rescue animals and contain the damage."

Assam floods: Six more killed, more than 21 lakh affected

July 13, 2020 11:58 pm

Barpeta continues to be the worst-hit district, with more than five lakh people affected.

Assam floods: Over 13 lakh affected; rhino, three hog deer dead

June 29, 2020 11:46 pm

Assam floods: “The weather forecast is positive now, and the flood situation is expected to improve in the coming days,” Pankaj Chakravarty, State Project Co-ordinator of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority said.


Lakhs displaced in Assam floods, national parks hit

July 18, 2020 1:24 am

The current wave of floods in Assam has affected more than 21 lakh people in 27 districts of the state. The flood-related deaths now stand at 59.

Assam floods submerge large parts of Kaziranga park, animals taken to safe places

July 14, 2017 12:53 pm

The rain forced over 48,483 people to shift to 208 relief camps in 16 worse affected districts. Around 2,498 villages are presently under water and over 1.4 lakh hectare crop area has been affected.