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Bandhavgarh is located in the _________ district of Madhya Pradesh and was declared as National Park in the Year _________.

1. Sagar,1963
2. Shahdol,1965
3. Umaria,1968
4. Ujjain,1967

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Umaria,1968

The correct answer is Umaria,1968.

Bandhavgarh is located in the Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh and was declared as National Park in the year 1968.

  • Bandhavgarh National Park:
    • It is located in the Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh.
    • It was declared a national park in the year 1968.
    • It was also declared as Tiger Reserve in the year 1993.
    • The word Bandhavgarh is derived from the ancient folklore that the Bandhavgarh Fort in the area was gifted by Lord Rama to his younger brother Lakshmana.
      • Hence, "Bandhav" in English means brother and "Garh" means fort

  • Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary is located in parts of Sagar, ‎Damoh‎, ‎Narsinghpur‎ , and Raisen‎.
  • Other national parks of Madhya Pradesh:


National Park District
Kanha National Park Mandla
Madhav National Park Shivpuri
Sanjay National Park Sidhi
Van Vihar National Park Bhopal
Panna National Park Panna, Chhatarpur
Satpura National Park Pachmarhi
Pench National Park Seoni, Chhindwara
Mandla Plant Fossils National Park Mandla

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