Kuno Sanctuary

  • MP for tracking Kuno tiger to avoid fight with Gujarat lions February 16, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh has recommended to the Centre that the lone tiger in its Palpur Kuno sanctuary be fitted with a radio collar to check any possible conflict with lions proposed to be introduced in the reserve from Gujarat. Palpur Kuno sanctuary, under Sehopur district of Gwalior division, has been chosen as the...
  • MP to sign MoU with MoEF, Gujarat government for shifting of lions January 14, 2014

    An agreement may be signed between the Environment and Forests Ministry and other stake holders to oversee implementation of Asiatic lions from neighbouring Gujarat to Madhya Pradesh's Palpur Kuno sanctuary. The Madhya Pradesh government has sought from the Centre shifting of some near-extinct Asiatic lions from Gujarat's Gir Sanctuary, home to...
  • MP govt seeks Rs 7 cr from Centre to shift lions from Guj to Palpur-Kuno Sanctuary August 18, 2013

    Madhya Pradesh government has sought over Rs seven crore from the Centre to shift Asiatic lions from Gujarat to its Palpur-Kuno Sanctuary under Sheopur district of Gwalior division. The move came following a Supreme Court judgement on April 15 which held that the species was under threat of extinction and needed...
  • Gujarat to study SC verdict on lions before taking next step April 16, 2013

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government on Monday said it will study the full judgement of the Supreme Court on relocation of Asiatic lions to Madhya Pradesh before deciding its future course of action on the issue. Currently, Gujarat's Gir sanctuary is the only home to Asiatic lions, an endangered species. The apex...