Discovery India and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) India have partnered with the Forest Directorate, the government of West Bengal and local communities to preserve Sundarbans. This move is to protect the Sundarbans, the mangrove forest, the habitat of Bengal tigers, to reduce the tiger-human conflict. The move is also a part of a global movement “Project CAT -Conserving Acres for Tigers” which aimed at building healthy habitats for Tigers.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB Main 2019:
- Chief Minister of West Bengal: Mamta Banerjee.
- Governor of West Bengal: Jagdeep Dhankhar.
Source: The Hindu