UNESCO Nature Festival begins in Himachal Pradesh


The Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP) in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh was accorded the Unesco World Heritage Site status [in June 2014]

The park was established in 1984.

The Unesco World Heritage Site Committee at Doha in Qatar granted the status to the park under the criteria of “exceptional natural beauty and conservation of biological diversity.”

The GHNP has now come in the league of Indian World Heritage Sites (WHS) such as the;

  • Taj Mahal,
  • Ellora,
  • Kaziranga National Park,
  • Keoladeo National Park,
  • Manas National Park,
  • Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve and
  • the Sunderbans.

 

 

 

 

//image may be subjected to copyright source homepage of GHNP

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