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Pranahita Wildlife Sanctuary

About Sanctuary

Pranahita Wildlife SanctuaryPranahita Wildlife Sanctuary

LOCATION & AREA: Adilabad District. Area 136.02 Sq. Kms.
UNIQUENESS: Pranahita River, one of the tributaries of mighty Godavari, abuts this Sanctuary on its east. It is the home for the endangered Black Buck, Chinkara, Wolf. 
FLORA:  Dry deciduous and riverine Forests along river Pranahita with Teak, Bamboo, Terminalias, Anogeisus etc.
FAUNA: Tiger, Panther, Sloth Bear, Cheetal, Black Buck, Nilgai, Chinkara, a variety of aquatic Birds & Reptiles.
ACCESSIBILITY:  70 Kms. from Mancherial Railway station. 300 Kms. from Hyderabad by road. Nearest Airport – Hyderabad.
ACCOMMODATION:  Forest rest house at Mancherial and Chinnur.
SEASON: November to April

Black Buck Wolf

CONTACT: Divisional Forest Officer, Jannaram. Phone:- 08739-236224
Divisional Forest Officer, Mancherial, Adilabad District. Phone:- 08736-252093,
Forest Range Officer, Mancherial. Phone:-08736-254752.

More details on AP Forest department website.