What is the number of national parks India consisting of?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

What is the number of national parks India consisting of?
 
(a) 19
 
(b) 90
 
(c) 29
 
(d) 120
 
The question was posed to me in a job interview.
 
My enquiry is from In-situ and Ex-situ Conservation topic in chapter Biodiversity and Conservation of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct answer is (b) 90
 
To explain: A reserved area where activities like forestry, grazing, or cultivation are not allowed for the betterment of the wildlife. India consists of 90 national parks including Gir National Park, Silent Valley National Park, Corbett National Park, Kanger Ghati National Park, etc.