Indian subcontinent has already scene complete extinction of animals like Indian Cheetah and Sumatran Rhinoceros in recent times and unfortunately many more species are on the verge of complete extinction. It would be shocking to know rate at which some of these animal’s population is going down.
A century ago, we had an estimated 100,000 tigers in the wild, and today we as few as 3000 live in the wild today. Unfortunately current rate tigers may disappear from earth by 2022. Animals such as Gharial, Nilgiri Thar and many others are declining in population at almost same rate or faster.
Best National Parks to spot these Endangered Animals in India
Gharial – National Chambal Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh
Great Indian Bustard – Desert National Park, Rajasthan
Flying Squirrel – Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh
Himalayan Wolf – Kufri Himalayan National Park, Himachal Pradesh
Asiatic Lion – Gir Forest National Park, Gujarat
Indian River Dolphin – Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary, Bihar
*Disclaimer: Number of animals is based on publisged numbers and and is at best a close estimation only.