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Reorganization of territorial and wildlife divisions due to exclusion/inclusion of certain areas of national parks and sanctuaries.




No. FFE-B-A(1)-1/2013 Dated:   Shimla-2,       the    31sl July, 2014


The Hon'ble Supreme Court vide order dated 01/02/2013 passed in 1A No. 155 (earlier 1A No. 139/2010), Writ Petition Civil No. 337 of 1995 Centre for Environmental Law, WWF-I Versus Union of India & Others, permitted the State Government to issue final Notifications under Sections 26A, 35(4) & 36A of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 with regard to the proposed rationalization of boundaries of Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks in HP.

Pursuant to above orders of the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India, the final notifications in respect of 24 Wildlife Sanctuaries have been issued by the Government. Therefore, the Governor, Himachal Pradesh is pleased to order reorganization of the excluded area from 24 Wildlife Sanctuaries in Territorial Divisions as per the Annexure-A, B & C attached with the notification with immediate effect.


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By Order

Tarun Shridhar.

Principal Secretary (Forests) to the

Government of Himachal Pradesh

. Endst. No As above           Dated Shimla-2 the        31st July, 2014

Copy forwarded to:-

  1. All the Administrative Secretaries to the Govt, of H.P. Shirnla-2.
  2. All the Divisional Commissioners,(Shimla, Mandi & Dharamshala) H.P.
  3. All the Heads of Departments of H.P.
  4. The Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, H.P. Shimla-1
  5. The Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, (Wildlife) H.P. Shimla-1.
  6. All CCFs, CFs, DFOs (Territorial & Wildlife) Jn H.P.
  7. All the Deputy Commissioners in H.P.
  8. Guard File.                  

(Prakasha Nand)

Deputy Secretary (Forests) to the

Government of Himachal Pradesh.

Ph. No. 2880-818, Mob. 94184-55573 E.mail usforests.hp(Q)