Q. In India, if a species of tortoise is declared protected under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972, what does it imply?

[A] It enjoys the same level of protection as the tiger.

[B] It no longer exists in the wild, a few individuals are under captive protection; and not it is impossible to prevent its extinction.

[C] It is endemic to a particular region of India.

[D] Both (b) and (c) stated above are correct in this context.

Answer: A