NEW DELHI: E-surveillance system is established in the Corbett Tiger Reserve (Uttarakhand), Kaziranga Tiger Reserve (Assam) and Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary, Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) with funding support from ongoing Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Project Tiger (CSS-PT) and Grants-in-Aid to National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA).
In a written reply, Minister of State for Environment, Forest & Climate Change Ashwini Kumar Choubey said in Rajya Sabha today. Establishment of e-surveillance is assisted by the Central Government based on the site specific need based proposals from States.
The funding assistance provided under the ongoing Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Project Tiger and Grants-in-Aid to National Tiger Conservation Authority for installation of e-surveillance system to Corbett Tiger Reserve, Kaziranga Tiger Reserve and Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary is as under:-
(Rs. in lakhs)
|Sl. No.||Name of Tiger Reserve/ Wildlife Sanctuary||Central ShareCSS-PT||State ShareCSS-PT||Grants-in-Aid to NTCA|
|(i)||Corbett Tiger Reserve||241.47||26.83||372.19|
|(ii)||Kaziranga Tiger Reserve||263.09||7.01||0.00|
|(iii)||Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary||0.00||0.00||133.04|