Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of International Tiger Day, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has pledged to intensify efforts to create a hospitable ecosystem and safe habitats for the national animal to flourish.
“On International Tiger Day let us pledge to intensify our efforts to create a hospitable ecosystem and safe habitats for our national animal to flourish”, the CM tweeted.
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) July 29, 2019
International Tiger Day was created at Sait Petersburg Tiger Summit (SPTS) 2010. Objective of International Tiger Day is to raise awareness about declining numbers of wild tigers. In India many government agencies and wild life protection organizations observe various activities on this day.