Tiger count rises 33% in India, but the roar is uneven across states3 min read . Updated: 30 Jul 2019, 12:09 AM IST
- MP had the highest rise of 218 tigers, reaching an estimated 526, followed by Karnataka with 524
- A total of 2,461 individual tigers more than a year old were photo-captured as part of the census
New Delhi: India now has as many as 2,967 tigers in the wild, with more than half of them in Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka, according to the latest tiger estimation report for 2018, released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.
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