Q. “Bannerghatta National Park” often seen in news is located at?

[A] Kerala

[B] Karnataka

[C] Tamil Nadu

[D] Andhra Pradesh

Answer: B

Explanation: Established in 1974, Bannerghatta National Park is spread over an area of 260.5 sq km. In 2002, a portion of the national park was carved out to create Bannerghatta Biological Park.

  • It is situated on the outskirts of Bangalore, approximately 22 km away from the city. Lion safari, Tiger safari and Butterfly Park are major attractions here. The park also houses a zoo and a museum.
  • The safari takes you through the different areas of the park where you can see tigers, lions, elephants, gaur and several other wild animals.