India’s elephant population decreases by 10% to 27,312
The environment ministry released the result of the Elephant Census 2017, which pegged the elephant population at 27, 312 across 23 states
New Delhi: The population of India’s national heritage animal— the elephant—has dipped in the country in the last five years. The union environment ministry on Saturday released the result of the Elephant Census 2017, which pegged their population at 27, 312 across 23 states.
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