Sanjay National Park
Sanjay National Park india
Sanjay National Park Location Sidhi District, Madhya Pradesh, India
Sanjay National Park Nearest city Sidhi
Sanjay National Park Established-1981
The Sanjay National Park is located in the Sidhi District of Madhya Pradesh state in India. It is a part of the Sanjay-Dubri Tiger Reserve. The park covers 466.7 km.
Sanjay-Dubri Tiger Reserve comprises the Sanjay National Park and the Dubri Wildlife Sanctuary, both cover more than 831 km2 and are located in Sidhi district. It is well known for its large area and rich biodiversity and sal, bamboo, mixed forest. According to an official census of Madhya Pradesh carried out in 2004, the National Park had six tigers, but no tiger was sighted there between October 2008 and May 2009.
The national park is mostly composed of sal forests. Tiger, leopard, Spotted deer, sambar deer, wild boar, Neelgai, Chinkara, Civet, Porcupine, Monitor Lizard, and three hundred nine species of birds. Most attractive birds are Golden Hooded Oriole, Racket-tailed drongos, Indian Pitta Rufus-Treepie, Lesser Adjutant, Red-headed vulture, cenereous vulture, Indian white-rumped vulture, Ezyption vulture, Nightjars and many other species. (275)