Monitoring of tigers starts at BNP from today

Bardia, Jan 17: A monitoring of tigers has started at Bardia National Park (BNP) from today.

The BNP said that as part of the campaign jointly launched by the government, the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation, WWF Nepal and the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC), the monitoring will be conducted at BNP, Khata biological path and surrounding areas through camera trapping technology.BNP chief Ramesh Kumar Thapa said that trapping cameras, other necessary equipments were provided by the NTNC, while technicians and people assigned for the monitoring were earlier trained on the campaign.