Category:Sariska Tiger Reserve

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The Sariska Tiger Reserve is a national park in India located in the Alwar district of the state of Rajasthan. The area was a hunting preserve of the erstwhile Alwar state and it was declared a wildlife reserve in 1955. In 1978, it was given the status of a tiger reserve making it a part of India's en:Project Tiger scheme. The present area of the park is 866 km². The park is situated 107 km from Jaipur and 200 km from Delhi. The area of Sariska, being a part of the Aravalli Range, is also rich in mineral resources, e.g. copper.27°33′2″N 76°36′4″E / 27.55056°N 76.60111°E / 27.55056; 76.60111

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