Q. Recently eight cheetahs were landed in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior is related to which of the following country?

[A] Namibia

[B] South Sudan

[C] Kenya

[D] Zimbabwe

Answer: A

Explanation: Over 70 years after they went extinct, eight cheetahs landed in India from Namibia.

  • The big cats were flown in on a modified passenger B-747 Jumbo Jet, which took off from Hosea Kutako International Airport in Windhoek and landed in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior.
  • The cheetahs will be released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on the occasion of his birthday today, at Kuno National Park. On board the jet were eight Namibian wild cheetahs, five females and three males.

Source: https://indianexpress.com/article/explained/cheetah-india-relocation-project-narendra-modi-big-cats-kuno-national-park-8156455/