Elephant safari and jeep safari within the park had been closed in May because of the monsoon. The park, which hosts two-thirds of the world’s nice one-horned rhinoceroses, is a World Heritage Site. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudeva of Isha Foundation formally opened the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) for vacationers for the forthcoming season.
Sadhguru and the CM, accompanied by Tourism Minister Jayanta Malla Baruah, additionally took a jeep safari on the park. They additionally unveiled three statues of rhinoceros at Mihimukh space of the park. These statues have been created utilizing the ashes from burning seized rhino horns on September 22, 2021. As knowledgeable by a information report in East Mojo.
The state had created historical past when a stockpile of two,479 rhino horns was consigned to flames to ship a robust message to poachers. “The rhino statues thus created is an attempt to immortalise the efforts and dedication of those who selflessly protect Assam’s pride, the great one-horned rhinoceros,” Sarma mentioned.
Earlier, addressing a ‘chintan shivir’ of ministers, legislators and high officers, Sadhguru underscored the potential of eco-tourism within the Northeast for the event of the area. “If private parties with competence in this sector are roped in, accelerated development can be achieved within a short span of time,” he mentioned. “Tourism is one of the easiest industries to develop and also the most eco-friendly one. It engages a lot of people without ripping the land apart,” he famous.
He cited the examples of African nations which have monetised their pure tourism potential with out spoiling the atmosphere