Q. Under Project Cheetah, eight Namibian wild cheetahs were introduced on 17 September 2022 in which of the following national park?

[A] Indravati National Park

[B] Pench National Park

[C] Sanjiv Gandhi National Park

[D] Kuno National Park

Answer: D
Notes:

Explanation: The introduction of Cheetahs in India is being done under Project Cheetah, the world’s first inter-continental large wild carnivore translocation project.

The cheetah was declared extinct from India in 1952. Under the scheme, eight Namibian wild cheetahs were introduced on 17 September 2022 in Kuno National Park, Madhya Pradesh. Out of the eight Cheetahs, there are five female and three male Cheetahs.

Source: Economic Survey 2023

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