Chhattisgarh forest division officers have sighted a uncommon black panther at Achanakmar Tiger Reserve in Bilaspur district after seven years.
“We sighted the black panther for the primary time after seven years. Nevertheless, we received’t disclose its location for safety causes,” stated Vijaya Ratre, deputy director of Achanakmar Tiger Reserve.
Earlier, a black panther was sighted on the Udanti-Sitanadi Tiger Reserve in Chhattisgarh’s Gariyaband district.
Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary, Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary and Sharavathi Wildlife Sanctuary are stated to be the habitats of black panthers within the state.