Q. “Periyar National Park” is recently seen in news is located at?

[A] Kerala

[B] Karnataka

[C] Tamil Nadu

[D] Telangana

Answer: A

Explanation: Periyar National Park, also known as Periyar Tiger Reserve, is in the mountainous Western Ghats of Kerala, southern India.

  • This wildlife sanctuary is home to tigers and a significant elephant population, as well as rare lion-tailed macaques, sambar deer, leopards and Indian bison.
  • In the park’s north, Periyar Lake is popular for boat rides. Farther north, spice plantations surround the town of Kumily.