The Minister said this while chairing 11th meeting of the Standing Committee of State Board for Wildlife here today.
While stressing the need to preserve forests and wildlife, the Minister said that 156 sq kilometers of forest and wildlife area in Tral would be developed as a Wildlife Sanctuary. The meeting decided to connect the corridors for development of landscape for critically endangered species including world famous Hangul.
During the meeting, Singh called for strengthening of research wing in Wildlife Department and directed for formation of a Technical Advisory Committee to draw a plan of action for strengthening of research wing in the Department.
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