Q. Lemru Elephant reserve is proposed to be set up in which of the following states?

[A] Chhattisgarh

[B] Bihar

[C] Odisha

[D] West Bengal

Answer: A
  • Lemru Elephant Reserve was approved by Chhattisgarh Government in 2005 and got central approval in 2007. 
  • Lemru is one of the two elephant reserves being planned to prevent human-elephant conflict and to provide a permanent habitat for the elephants. 
  • The other is the Badalkhol Tamorpingla Elephant Reserve, which was approved by the Chhattisgarh Government in 2011. Tamorpingla wildlife sanctuary already exists in the state, but no work on this elephant reserve has begun yet.