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

[A] Kerala

[B] Himachal Pradesh

[C] Nagaland

[D] Sikkim

Answer: B

Explanation: Established in January 1987, the Pin Valley National Park is located in the districts of Lahaul and Spiti of Himachal Pradesh.

  • A hilly but lush landscape, the Pin Valley’s elevation ranges from almost 11,500 feet (3,500 metres) at Ka Dogri to more than 20,000 feet (6,000 metres) at the park’s highest point.
  • Extending to the South of the Dhankar Gompa, near the Tibetan border, the Park also happens to be one of the Cold Desert Biosphere Reserve in the Himalayan region.