News Date 2/21/2012
Subject Rhinos Translocated to MANAS

Under the Indian Rhino Vision 2020, four more rhinos were translocated to Manas National Park on Feb 21, 2012 bringing the total number of rhinos translocated to Manas to 16.


The rhinos, which include three females and a young male, were translocated from Kaziranga National Park and released at Buraburijhar area inside the Manas National Park.


The programme is a joint collabration of the Indian Rhino Vision (IRV) 2020, the World Wide Fund-India (WWF) and the International Rhino Foundation (IRF), Bodoland Territorial Council and the US Fish and Wildlife Service.