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Riding elephants is the only way to move inside this forest. ...Jaldapara Wild Life Sanctuary.
Where it is situated ?

Asked by archana chatterjee, 11 Jun '09 08:54 pm
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Alipurduar sub-division of Jalpaiguri district in north Bengal.
Answered by QueSera Sera, 11 Jun '09 09:04 pm

 
  
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It is a protect park situated at the foothills of Eastern Himalayas in Alipurduar Sub-Division of Jalpaiguri!!
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 11 Jun '09 08:56 pm

 
  
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Eastern Himalayas in Alipurduar Sub-Division of Jalpaiguri
Answered by Manish Luthra, 11 Jun '09 08:57 pm

 
  
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The Jaldapara Wild Life Sanctuary is situated at the foothills of Eastern Himalayas and on the bank of river Torsa in West Bengal.
Answered by Final Opinion, 11 Jun '09 08:55 pm

 
  
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The Jaldapara Wild Life Sanctuary is situated at the foothills of Eastern Himalayas and on the bank of river Torsa in West Bengal. The vast grassland with patches of riverine forests, was declared a sanctuary in 1943 for protection of the great variety flora and fauna. Principle among them is the Asiatic one horned Rhino. The Jaldapara sanctuary is a mixture of a mosaic of woods, grassland, swamps and streams. The Sanctuary covers an area of 216.51 sq km.

Drained by rivers Torsa, Malangi, Hollong, Chirakhawa, Kalijhora, Sissamara, Bhaluka and Buri Torsa, the Sanctuary provides extensive grassland which is last refuge to a wide variety of mammals, amphibians, reptiles and birds.

The main attraction in Jaldapara apart form its exquisite natural beauty, is the Asiatic one horned rhino which can be seen from the Elephant back, while driving on roads or froma a watchtower. The Jaldapara sanctuary holds the maximum number of rhino population in India after Kajiranga National Park in As ...more
Answered by Jack Johnson, 12 Jun '09 04:22 pm

 
  
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In Jalpaiguri District
Answered by Krish Dey, 11 Jun '09 09:03 pm

 
  
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Why torture the elephants by sitting on thier back ! why dont you take them out for a conducted tour of new yorks 42nd avenue !
Answered by prabir sanyal, 11 Jun '09 08:58 pm

 
  
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Distt Jalpaigudi, WB
Answered by UMESH SHARMA, 12 Jun '09 01:31 pm

 
  
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