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Uttar Pradesh govt to set up state's 1st vulture conservation



Uttar Pradesh govt to set up state's 1st vulture conservation



In a major step to conserve the endangered vulture population, the Uttar Pradesh government will set up the state’s first vulture conservation and breeding centre in farenda area of Maharajganj district.

According to Environment Minister, there has been a sharp decline in the population of vultures in the country which has come down from 40 million to 19,000 in a span of over three decades.