Mudumalai Tiger Reserve 

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Context

  • An order to hunt the tiger, T23, was passed by the Tamil Nadu Chief Wildlife Warden on Friday after the animal killed one more person at Masinagudi in the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR).

Mudumalai Tiger Reserve 

  • Location: Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu (tri-junction of three states: Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu)
  • The Tiger Reserve is part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve with Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (Kerala) located in the West, Bandipur National Park (Karnataka), located in the North. To the south lies Mukurthi National Park and Silent Valley.

Other Important Tiger Reserves in Tamil Nadu

  • Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR)
  • Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR)
  • Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve (STR)

Read about Tiger Reserves in India: 

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