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National Parks in India – Complete List

National Parks in India
List of National Parks in India
Written by Parnika

What is a National Park?

National Parks in India – According to the Indian Ministry of Environment & Forests, a national park is a place, if inside a refuge or not, this could be advised by the state authorities to be constituted as a National Park, by reason of its ecological, faunal, floral, geomorphological, or zoological institution or significance, necessary to for the purpose of shielding & distributing or developing wildlife its surroundings. No human action is permitted within the park but for the ones allowed by the Chief Wildlife Warden of the country under the conditions provided in CHAPTER IV, WPA 1972.

List of National Parks

SL.NO NAME OF THE PARK STATE YERA AREA IN km2
1 Balphakram National Park Meghalaya 2013 220
2 Bandhavgarh National Park Madhya Pradesh 1968 400.85
3 Bandipur National Park Karnataka 1974 874.2
4 Bannerghatta National Park Karnataka 1974 106.27
5 Betla National Park Jharkhand 1986 231.67
6 Bhitarkanika National Park Odisha 1988 145
7 Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar Gujarat 1976 34.08
8 Buxa Tiger Reserve West Bengal 1992 760
9 Campbell Bay National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1992 426.23
10 Chandoli National Park Maharashtra 2004 317.67
11 Dachigam National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981 141
12 Darrah National Park Rajasthan 2004 250
13 Desert National Park Rajasthan 1980 3162
14 Dibru-Saikhowa National Park Assam 1999 340
15 Dudhwa National Park Uttar Pradesh 1977 490.29
16 Eravikulam National Park Kerala 1978 97
17 Galathea National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1992 110
18 Gangotri National Park Uttarakhand 1989 1552.73
19 Gir Forest National Park Gujarat 1965 258.71
20 Gorumara National Park West Bengal 1994 79.45
21 Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary Uttarakhand 1955 957.5
22 Great Himalayan National Park Himachal Pradesh 1984 754.4
23 Gugamal National Park Maharashtra 1974 1673.93
24 Guindy National Park Tamil Nadu 1976 2.82
25 Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park Tamil Nadu 1980 6.23
26 Harike Wetland Punjab 1990 41
27 Hazaribagh National Park Jharkhand 1976 186.25
28 Hemis National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981 4400
29 Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park Tamil Nadu 1976 958
30 Indravati National Park Chhattisgarh 1983 2799.08
31 Intangki National Park Nagaland 1993 202.02
32 Jaldapara National Park West Bengal 2012 216
33 Jim Corbett National Park Uttarakhand 1936 1318.5
34 Kalesar National Park Haryana 2003 100.88
35 Kanger Ghati National Park Chhattisgarh 1982 200
36 Kanha National Park Madhya Pradesh 1955 940
37 Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park Telangana 1994 1.42
38 Kaziranga National Park Assam 1905 471.71
39 Keibul Lamjao National Park Manipur 1977 40
40 Keoladeo National Park Rajasthan 1981 28.73
41 Khangchendzonga National Park Sikkim 1977 1784
42 Kishtwar National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981 400
43 Kudremukh National Park Karnataka 1987 600.32
44 Madhav National Park Madhya Pradesh 1959 375.22
45 Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1983 281.5
46 Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park Telangana 1975 14.59
47 Manas National Park Assam 1990 950
48 Mandla Plant Fossils National Park Madhya Pradesh 1983 0.27
49 Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch Gujarat 1980 162.89
50 Mathikettan Shola National Park Kerala 2003 12.82
51 Middle Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1979 64
52 Mollem National Park Goa 1978 107
53 Mouling National Park Arunachal Pradesh 1986 483
54 Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary Rajasthan 1960 288.84
55 Mount Harriet National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1979 46.62
56 Mrugavani National Park Telangana 1994 3.5
57 Mudumalai National Park Tamil Nadu 1940 321.55
58 Mukurthi National Park Tamil Nadu 2001 78.46
59 Murlen National Park Mizoram 1991 200
60 Nagarhole National Park Karnataka 1988 643.39
61 Namdapha National Park Arunachal Pradesh 1974 1985.24
62 Nameri National Park Assam 1978 200
63 Nanda Devi National Park Uttarakhand 1982 630.33
64 Nandankanan Zoological Park Odisha 1960 4.006
65 Navegaon National Park Maharashtra 1975 133.88
66 Neora Valley National Park West Bengal 1986 88
67 Nokrek National Park Meghalaya 1986 47.48
68 North Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1979 114
69 Orang National Park Assam 1999 78.81
70 Palani Hills National Park Tamil Nadu 2007 736.87
71 Panna National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981 542.67
72 Papikonda National Park Andhra Pradesh 2008 1012.85
73 Pench National Park Madhya Pradesh 1977 758
74 Periyar National Park Kerala 1982 305
75 Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park Mizoram 1992 50
76 Pin Valley National Park Himachal Pradesh 1987 807.36
77 Rajaji National Park Uttarakhand 1983 820
78 Rani Jhansi Marine National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1996 256.14
79 Ranthambore National Park Rajasthan 1981 392
80 Saddle Peak National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1979 85
81 Salim Ali National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1986 9.07
82 Sanjay Gandhi National Park Maharashtra 1969 104
83 Sanjay National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981 466.7
84 Sariska Tiger Reserve Rajasthan 1955 866
85 Satpura National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981 524
86 Silent Valley National Park Kerala 1980 237.52
87 Simlipal National Park Odisha 1980 845.7
88 Singalila National Park West Bengal 1986 78.6
89 Sirohi National Park Manipur 1982 41.3
90 South Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1977 5
91 Sri Venkateswara National Park Andhra Pradesh 1989 353
92 Sultanpur National Park Haryana 1989 1.43
93 Sundarbans National Park West Bengal 1984 1330.12
94 Tadoba National Park Maharashtra 1955 625.4
95 Valley of Flowers National Park Uttarakhand 1982 87.5
96 Valmiki National Park Bihar 1976 898.45
97 Vansda National Park Gujarat 1979 23.99

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