Q. “Raimona National Park” is recently seen in news is located at?
Explanation: The “last remaining stretches” of the Assam Valley tropical wet evergreen forests have become Assam’s seventh National Park.
- The State government notified Dihing Patkai as a National Park, four days after creating the 422-sq. km Raimona National Park in western Assam’s Kokrajhar district.
- Assam now has the third most National Parks after the 12 in Madhya Pradesh and nine in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, forest officials said.
- The five older National Parks in the State are Kaziranga, Manas, Nameri, Orang and Dibru-Saikhowa.