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 β€œexceptional 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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